American Indian Studies

Faculty & Staff

Mary Ann JacobsDr. Mary Ann Jacobs (Lumbee)

Chair and Associate Professor
Phone: 910.775.4262
Office: Old Main, Room 251
Office Hours: T 1:30–2:30 and 5–6 pm; W 1:30–2:30 pm; and by appointment


Alesia CummingsAlesia J. Cummings (Lumbee)

Administrative Support Associate and Web Information Coordinator 
Phone: 910.521.6266
Office: Old Main, Room 207


Jane HaladayDr. Jane HaladaySafe ZoneSafe Zone

Associate Professor 
Phone: 910.521.6485
Office: Old Main, Room 203
Office Hours: T/R from 12:30-1:30 pm and other times by appointment; any time via email

 Stan KnickDr. Stanley Knick

Museum of the Southeast American Indian
Phone: 910.521.6282
Office: Museum of the Southeast American Indian
                        Office Hours: M-F 8:00-5:00 by appointment


Linda OxendineDr. Linda E. Oxendine (Lumbee)

Professor Emeritus


Jesse PetersDr. Jesse Peters

Professor, English and TheatreSafe Zone
Phone: 910.521.6635
Office: Dial 260A
Web Site:


Michael SpiveyDr. Michael Spivey

Associate Professor, Sociology and Criminal Justice
Phone: 910.521.6776
Office: Sampson, Room 210
Office Hours: T/R 11:30 am-12:30 pm; W 10:30 am-1:30 pm


Rose StremlauDr. Rose Stremlau  Safe ZoneSafe Zone

Associate Professor, History
Phone: 910.521.6317
Office: Dial Building, Room 208
Office Hours: T/R 10:00-12:00 Noon; alternating MW by appointment


Jay VestDr. Jay Hansford C. Vest (Monacan)

Phone: 910.521.6895
Office: Old Main, Room 225
Web Site:
                        Office Hours: M/W 2:30-5:00 pm and by appointment


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