meet our professionals
Bonnie Farley-Lucas is the director for Faculty Development and professor of communication at Southern,
where she currently teaches courses in Interpersonal Communication, Gender and Communication,
Family Communication, and Conflict Resolution. Dr. Farley-Lucas has published research
on management communication, organizational consulting, communication education, children
and conflict, gender in the workplace, and work-family processes. She has presented
over 40 competitive papers at regional, national, and international conferences. Dr.
Farley-Lucas has over 20 years of experience as an organizational development consultant
and trainer, primarily in the areas of team-building, meeting facilitation, conflict
resolution, and interpersonal communication skills. E-mail Dr. Farley-Lucas at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jennifer Hudson is Faculty Development Associate at Southern. She holds over a decade of experience in higher education, including faculty development and part-time teaching experience in Women's Studies, English and the Honors College. One of her specific passions in faculty development is new faculty mentoring. Ms. Hudson holds a Master of Fine Arts (MFA) and expertise in writing, having published a number of scholarly essays, short stories and poems, in addition to editing experience. Her research interests include women writers and women's writing, feminist theories, utopian fiction, sexualities and genders, women and spirituality, popular culture, composition, and eLearning. She has presented her research in these areas at several regional, national, and international conferences. E-mail Ms. Hudson at email@example.com.
Michele Salamone is the secretary for Faculty Development at Southern. She has over 15 years' experience in various administrative positions within the field of education. She is an active volunteer for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Her passion is the JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes, where she serves as a committee chairperson and co-captain of team "Ry's Guys." E-mail Ms. Salamone at firstname.lastname@example.org.