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CHASE
Center for High Achievement & Scholarly Engagement

CHASE Office Staff

Rusty JonesRusty Jones, PhD
Faculty Director of CHASE
Associate Professor of Music Theory
Jordan Hall, Room 105
317-940-6552
rejones@butler.edu
Bio and job duties

Dacia CharlesworthDacia Charlesworth, PhD
Director of Undergraduate Research and Prestigious Scholarships
Jordan Hall, Room 105
317-940-9723
dcharle1@butler.edu

Curriculum Vita

Jason LantzerJason S. Lantzer, PhD 
Assistant Director, University Honors Program & Honors Instructor
Jordan Hall, Room 105
317-940-9302
jlantzer@butler.edu
Melissa FriedmanMelissa Friedman
Academic Program Coordinator
Jordan Hall, Room 105
317-940-9581
mfriedma@butler.edu

Phil VillaniPhilip Villani, PhD
Senior Pre-Health Advisor (Juniors and Seniors) & Associate Professor of Biology
Gallahue Hall, Room 59
317-940-8334

pvillani@butler.edu

 

 

Paul M. Morgan, PhD
Junior Pre-Health Advisor (First Years and Sophomores) & Instructor of Chemistry
Gallahue Hall, Room 359
317-940-9399
pmorgan@butler.edu

 

 

 

Jim McKneightJames McKneight, J.D.
Pre-law Advisor & Instructor in Management
College of Business
Holcomb Building, Room 146
317-940-9085
jmckneig@butler.edu