Faculty

SWS Faculty

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment to improve the world.
~Anne Frank

The Social Work and Sociology faculty are happy to answer any questions that you may have about our program. Please do not hesitate to contact us. Click on the link for each of our faculty members to learn more about them.

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Shawn Allen
College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Assistant Professor
Director of Field Education


Contact Information
Office: Marsh Hall, Room A107B
​Campus Box: F-42
Telephone #: 304-384-5299
E-mail 

 


 
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Dr. Ellen Darden
College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Professor of Social Work

Contact Information
Office: The John David Smith Center for Social Work Education
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone: (304) 716-4307
E-mail

 

 


 

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Mrs. Robbin Durham
College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Contact Information
Office: A213
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone: 304-384-5218
E-mail

 


 

 

Dec 16 Yuck.jpgDr. Angela Fedele
College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Contact Information
Office: Grant House 
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone: (304) 716-0485
E-mail

 

 


IngrahamScott_SocialWork.jpgDr. Scott Inghram
College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Assistant Professor of Social Work
MSW Program Director


Contact Information
Office: Marsh Hall, Room A107A
Campus Box: D-142
Telephone #: 304-384-5215
E-mail

 

 


LuffTracy_Sociology.jpgDr. Tracy Luff
College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Professor of Sociology, Program Chair
Concord University Honors Program Director


Contact Information
Office: Marsh Hall, Room A209
Telephone: 304-384-5242
Email

 

 


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Dr. Ida Mills
College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Contact Information
Office: Marsh Hall, Room 210
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone #: 304-384-6083
E-mail

 

 


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Mr. Mark Mills
College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Instructor of Criminology 

Contact Information
Office: Marsh Hall, Room
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone #: 304-384-5177
E-mail


 

NishimotoPattie_SocialWork.jpgDr. Patricia Nishimoto
College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Assistant Professor of Social Work

Contact Information
Office: The John David Smith Center for Social Work Education
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone #: 304-716-4997
E-mail

 

 


 
Lori L.H. Pace Concord University Instructor of Sociology

Lori Pace
College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Instructor of Criminology • Internship Coordinator

Contact Information
Office: Marsh Hall, 121, Beckley HEC
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone: 304-256-0270
Email  

 

 


PendergastJoan_SocialWork.jpgDr. Joan Pendergast
College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Interim Department of Social Work & Sociology Chair
Associate Professor of Social Work
BSW Program Director
CSWO Adviser


Contact Information
Office: Marsh Hall, Room A211
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone #: 304-384-5289
E-mail 

 


 

RossCourtney_Sociology.jpgMrs. Courtney Ross
College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Instructor of Sociology

Contact Information
Office: Marsh Hall, Room 117
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone #: 304-384-5227
E-mail

 


 

WhittakerSarah_SocialWork.jpgDr. Sarah Whittaker
College of Professional Studies
Department of Social Work & Sociology
Professor of Social Work
Public IV-E Scholarship Coordinator


Contact Information
Office: Marsh Hall, Room A212
Campus Box: F-42
Telephone #: 304-384-5228
E-mail 

 


 

Kathy Ball
Telephone: (304) 384-6009
E-mail 
Courses Taught at Concord

  • SOWK 350 Introduction to Community Service

 

 

 

Terri Philpott
Telephone: (304) 384-5282
E-mail  
Courses Taught at Concord

  • SOSC 2851 Introduction Academic Research
  • SOWK 230 Group Dynamics & Interviewing Skills
 

Robin Pruitt
Telephone: (304) 436-8816
E-mail
Courses Taught at Concord

  • SOWK 318 Health & Human Resources Administration
  • SOWK 327 Social Work in Health Care