Southern Utah University

Southern Utah University Southern Utah University

351 W. University Blvd., Cedar City, 84720, UT, US




Southern Utah University is a caring campus community where students come to explore their interests and prepare for meaningful careers and life experiences. With more than 145 undergraduate programs* and 18 graduate and certificate programs across six academic colleges, SUU proudly offers world-class, project-based learning opportunities where students gain professional experience before entering the job market. Located in the world’s best backyard, SUU is the University of the Parks thanks to its close proximity to several outdoor recreational areas and its educational partnerships with the National Park Service. SUU’s safe, residential campus allows students - more than 10,000 - to create lifelong friendships along with once-in-a-lifetime outdoor adventures in conjunction with innovative academic endeavors.



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Dave Lunt

Dave Lunt

Associate Professor of History

History expert, specializing in ancient Greece, ancient Greek athletics, and the history of the olympic games

History of Athletics Sports and Religion Sports in Ancient Greece Ancient Greece Sports History Olympic studies History Sports in Society American History Classical Studies Ancient Greek Athletes History of the Olympic Games Politics in Ancient Greece

Stephen  Allen

Stephen Allen

Associate Provost for International Affairs

Specializing in international affairs in higher education, DACA in Utah, and international education partnerships

DACA in Utah DACA Student Services Student Affairs in Higher Education International Education Partnerships International Education International Affairs in Higher Education International Affairs Immigration Policy History of American Higher Education Global Partnerships Education Abroad DACA in Higher Education

Johnny MacLean

Johnny MacLean

Assistant Provost for Faculty Affairs

Specializing in the tectonics and geology of the national parks and southern Utah

Field Geology Investigation Tetonics of National Parks Utah National Parks Tectonics Geology of Southern Utah National Parks Geology Physical Geology Environmenal Geology Structural Geology Geology of National Parks Geological Mapping

Julie McCown

Julie McCown

Assistant Professor of English

Specializing in early American natural history, post-humanism, and digital humanities theory

Ecocriticism Race and Nature in Early American Literature Early American Novels U.S. Civil War Literature Composition Early American Natural History Posthumanism English Literature and Environment Animal studies Digital Humanities Critical Theory Early American Literature Identities and Voices in American Literature Methods of Teaching Literature in Higher Education Media Theory

John Meisner

John Meisner

Assistant Professor, Teacher Education/Director COEHD Accreditation

Specializing in content area literacy, LGBTQ+ advocacy, and second language and curriculum development

Data Driven Instruction in Education LGBTQ+ Suicide in Utah Educator Preparation Education Second Language and Curriculum Development Suicide Prevention LGBT Inclusion Content Area Literacy Second Language Learning LGBTQ+ Advocacy in Higher Education Economic Foundations of Education in the U.S.

Steven Meredith

Steven Meredith

Assistant to the Provost for Institutional Planning & Assessment

Specializing in music performance and production, motion pictures and film, and media production

Music Technology Tools, Platforms and Services Degree Pathways for Rural Students Music Copyright and Licensing Trends in Music Technology Music Education Music Performance Higher Education Leadership Media Production Music Production Recording Music Music Technology Curriculum Development MIDI Sequencing Music Entrepreneurship General Education in Higher Education Dual Enrollment in Higher Education

Mark Miller

Mark Miller

Professor of History

Specializing in Native American identity and citizenship, wars of independence, and the economic history of the American midwest

History of the LDS Church Spanish and Portuguese Imperialism Wars of Independence Mormon History Native American Identity and Citizenshp Tribal Recognition World Civilization Borderlands American Indian History Race and Ethnicity Indigenous Culture American West Native Americans 20th Century Environmental History Claiming Tribal Identity Aztec and Indigenous Empires Economic History of the American Midwest

Michael Mower

Michael Mower

Executive Director of SUU Aviation / Chief Flight Instructor

Specializing in pilot training, aviation safety, and aerial search and rescue

Physiological, Psychological, & Enviromental Factors on Pilot Performance Weather Development Patterns and Aviation Hazards Commercial Aviation Veteran Services Aerial Search and Rescue Pilot Training Aviation Safety and Training Search and Rescue Flight Safety Aviation History Cockpit Research Management

Scott Munro

Scott Munro

Associate Professor of Engineering / Mechanical Engineering Program Director

Specializing in aerocoustics flow sound interaction and induced vibrations, propagation, and aerospace technologies

Vibration Measurements and Instrumentation Measurement of Noise Emissions Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) flight control system design and testing Propagation Aeroacoustics Flow-Sound Interaction and Flow-Induced Vibrations Aeroacoustics Defense Aerodynamics Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering Principles of Fluid Mechanics

Elizabeth Olson

Elizabeth Olson

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Specializing in medical and environmental anthropology, ethnobotany, and Indigenous medicinal plants

Rural Humanitarian Aid in Guatemala Traditional Healing Systems Sustainable Development Public Health Medicinal Plants Medical Anthropology Indigenous Medicinal Plants Health-Environment-Plant Nexus Global Conservation Ethnobotany Ethnobiology Environmental Anthropology Community Health Anthropology Research Methods Anthropology of Nutrition Les Mills BodyPump and BodyFlow Trade and Globalization Triathlon and Ultramarathon Training

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