Department Staff and Faculty



Read Diket

Professor of Art and Education/Director of Center for Creative Scholars
(601) 318-6205

Edward Ford

Assistant Professor of Graphic Design and Gallery Director

Chatham Kemp

Gallery Curator/Assistant Professor of Art
(601) 318-6528

Myron Noonkester

Dean of the Noonkester School of Arts and Letters, Professor of History and Chair, Department of History, Co-Director Carey Center
(601) 318-6164

Shirley Westfaul

Administrative Assistant for the Noonkester School of Arts and Letters
(601) 318-6118


Tracy Williams

Chair of the Art Department/Assistant Professor of Art on the Tradition Campus
(228) 702-1844