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, Cultural Exchange Living-Learning Community

Lindsey’s Bio | Lindsey in the News


Bill and Sue Lasser, Executive Director of the Calhoun Honors College

  • Department of Political Science (Alumni Distinguished Professor)
  • Campus Connections: National Scholars Program, Programs for Educational Enrichment and Retention (PEER) Office
  • Community: Honors Residential College at Cribb & DesChamps Halls

Bill’s Bio | Bill in the News


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 | Renee in the News


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 | Shannon in the News


Travers Scott, Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies

  • Department of Communication
  • Campus Connections: Study Abroad, Ally Training, Green Zone Training, Good Talk, Ethics Across the Curriculum, SpeakOut, Values Summit
  • Community: Lightsey Bridge

Travers’ Bio | Travers in the News


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 | Jumah in the News