Faculty In Residence

In 2011, Clemson University Housing breathed new life into an old concept faculty members living among students in residence halls on campus. The program currently has seven faculty positions in our residential communities.


Lindsey Dixon, Lecturer and Director of Debate

  • Department of Communication
  • Campus Connections: Debate and Speech Teams, Study Abroad
  • Community: Calhoun Courts & Lightsey Bridge

Lindsey’s Bio | Lindsey in the News


Joshua Catalano, Assistant Professor and Coordinator of the Public History program

  • Department of History and Geography
  • Campus Connections- Clemson Artificial Intelligence Research Institute for Science and Engineering (AIRISE), Creative Inquiry
  • Community: Honors Residential College at Cribb & DesChamps Halls

Joshua’s Bio


Briana Pocratsky, Lecturer

  • Department of Women’s Leadership
  • Community: Honors Residential College at Cribb & DesChamps Halls

Andrew Pyle, Assistant Professor

  • Department of Communication
  • Campus Connections: Study Abroad
  • Community: Mickel & Gressette Halls

Andrew’s Bio | Andrew in the News


Renee Cottle, Assistant Professor

  • Department of Bioengineering
  • Campus Connections: Creative Inquiry, Bioengineering Diversity Committee, Faculty Honors Committee
  • Community: Calhoun Courts & Thornhill Village

Renee’s Bio


Lori Pindar, Lecturer, and Director of Undergraduate Studies

  • Department of Communication
  • Campus Connections: Assistant Director of the Erwin Center for Brand Communications in the College of Business, Communication Studies Ambassadors Advisor, Lambda Pi Eta National Communication Honors Society Advisor, Creative Inquiry
  • Community: Fraternity Sorority Housing at Norris Hall

Lori’s Bio | Lori at the Erwin Center


Shannon Robert, Associate Professor

  • Department of Performing Arts
  • Campus Connections: CREATE LLC
  • Community: Shoeboxes

Shannon’s Bio


Jumah Taweh, Lecturer

  • Department of Communication
  • Campus Connections: Martin Luther King Jr. Planning Committee, Black History Month Planning Committee, Basic Course Committee
  • Community: Holmes & McCabe Halls

Jumah’s Bio