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Core Curriculum

Directors & Coordinators


Travis Ryan, PhD, Faculty Director, Core Curriculum

Bill Watts, PhD, Director, First-Year Seminar

Sholeh Shahrokhi, PhD, Director, Global & Historical Studies

Donald Braid, PhD, Director, Center for Citizenship and Community—Indianapolis Community Requirement

Sunny Hawkins, PhD, Director, Writing Across the Curriculum

Ann Savage, PhD, Director, Social Justice and Diversity


Areas of Inquiry Coordinators 

Karen Holmes, PhD, Analytic Reasoning (AR)

Libby Davis, PhD, Natural World (NW)

Jason Goldsmith, PhD, Perspectives in the Creative Arts (PCA)

Mindy Welch, PhD, Physical Well-Being (PWB)

Allision Harthcock, PhD, Social World (SW) 

Brynnar Swenson, PhD, Texts & Ideas (TI)


For more information on these positions, please visit the Core Position Descriptions FAQ.