CAP Faculty

Faculty in the Capital Honors Scholars Program -Fall 2016

Capital Scholars Honors professors are among the best teachers and scholars at UIS, and come from among the best graduate schools from around the nation and the world.

Each devotes one or two courses per year to the CAP curriculum, and also teaches upper division or graduate courses in one of UIS’s majors, minors, or graduate programs.

Many of the CAP faculty, listed below, have links to their email addresses. Feel free to contact any of them about CAP or their discipline.

If you are interested in teaching for the CAP Honors Program, click here for information regarding the process for proposing a CAP Honors course.

 

 


 

Feng-Shun Bin

Associate Professor, Business Administration

Email Feng-Shun Bin

CAP225 – What is Good?


 

Karen Guthrie-Coleman

Recruitment & Advising Coordinator, CAP Honors Program

Email Karen Guthrie-Coleman

CAP 102- Introduction to Honors


 

Sara Cordell

Associate Professor, English and Modern Languages

Email Sara Cordell

CAP 225 – What is Good?

 


Adriana Crocker

Associate Professor, Political Science

Email Adriana Crocker

CAP 225- What is Good?


Sophia Gehlhausen 

Program and Outreach Coordinator, Diversity Center

Email Sophia Gehlhausen

CAP 122- Who Am I? 

 


James Hall

Associate Professor Emeritus, Management Information Systems

Email James Hall

CAP 102- Introduction to Honors


 

 

Amie Kincaid

Associate Professor, Communication

Email Amie Kincaid

CAP 122 – Who Am I?

 


 

 

Marc Klingshirn

Director, CAP Honors Program

Associate Professor, Chemistry

Email Marc Klingshirn

CAP 141- Biology and Chemistry of the Environment I

CAP 142- Biology and Chemistry of the Environment II

CAP 102- Introduction to Honors

 


 Elise LoBue

Adjunct Instructor

Email Elise LoBue

CAP 253– ECCE: Global Issues

CAP 122 – Who Am I?

 

 


 Ethan Lewis

Associate Professor, English

Email Ethan Lewis

CAP 402 – Senior Seminar


Jennifer Manthei

Associate Professor, Sociology/Anthropology

Email Jennifer Manthei 

CAP 225- What is Good? 


 Henry Nicholson

Associate Professor Emeritus, Communication

Email Henry Nicholson

CAP 254- ECCE Global Issues

 


 Nicole Overcash

Instructor, CAP Honors Program

Email Nikki Overcash

CAP 111- Honors Composition

CAP 115- Interdisciplinary Writing

CAP 402- Senior Seminar

CAP 371- Peer Mentoring


 

Vicki Perkins

Instructor, CAP Honors Program

Email Vicki Perkins

CAP 111- Honors Composition 

CAP 115- Interdisciplinary Writing

CAP 402- Senior Seminar

 


 

Maria Ray

Adjunct Instructor, CAP Honors Program

Email Maria Ray

CAP 102- Introduction to Honors


 Randi Reinke

Teaching Lab Specialist, Biology

Email Randi Reinke

CAP 141 – Biology and Chemistry of the Environment I

CAP 142 – Biology and Chemistry of the Environment II


Beth Ribarsky 

Associate Professor, Communication

Email Beth Ribarsky 

CAP 122- Who Am I? 


Tiffani Saunders

Lecturer, Sociology/Anthropology

Email Tiffani Saunders 

CAP 402 – Senior Seminar


Frances Shen

Assistant Professor, Psychology

Director, CAP Mentoring

Email Frances Shen

CAP 371- Peer Mentoring


 

Aaron Shures

Associate Provost/

Director of Business & Financial Analysis

Email Aaron Shures

CAP 102- Introduction to Honors 

CAP 402- Senior Seminar

 


 

Amy Spies

Coordinator of Composition &

Academic Student Support, CAP Honors Program

Email Amy Spies

CAP 111- Honors Composition

CAP 115- Interdisciplinary Writing


Yona Stamatis 

Assistant Professor, Music, Art, & Theater

Email Yona Stamatis 

CAP 122- Who Am I?


Richard Stokes

Instructor, Biology

Email Richard Stokes

CAP 141- Biology and Chemistry of the Environment I

CAP 142- Biology and Chemistry of the Environment II


David Szabo

Teaching Lab Specialist, Chemistry

Email David Szabo

CAP 141- Biology and Chemistry of the Environment I

CAP 142- Biology and Chemistry of the Environment II

 


Robin Vansacik 

CLAS Academic Advisor; Online Coordinator, LAS Administration

Email Robin Vansacik

CAP 102- Introduction to Honors 


Clifford White 

Instructor, CAP Honors Program

Email Cliff White

CAP 111- Honors Composition 

CAP 115- Interdisciplinary Writing

CAP 361- Peer Tutoring


Ryan Williams

MTL Online Coordinator, Educational Leadership

Email Ryan Williams 

CAP 102- Introduction to Honors