Anthropology and Sociology Faculty

Lynn Newhart, Ph.D.
Professor of Anthropology/Sociology
Chair, Department of Anthropology/Sociology
B.A., Alderson-Broaddus College
M.S.R.S., North Carolina State University
Ph.D., North Carolina State University

Phone: 815-394-5212
Fax: 815-394-5171

Dr. Newhart graduated with a Ph.D. in sociology from North Carolina State University. Areas of interest include criminology, corrections, juvenile delinquency, terrorism and research methods. Dr. Newhart serves as coordinator of the criminal justice track in the department. 


Thomas McIntyre, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Anthropology/ Sociology
B.A., Pennsylvania State University
M.A., University of Pittsburgh
Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Phone: 815-226-4077
Fax: 815-394-5171

Dr. McIntyre graduated with a Ph.D. in sociology from the University of Pittsburgh. Areas of interest include: sociological theory, sociology of community, military sociology, and peace and conflict studies. Dr. McIntyre serves as the coordinator of the pre-social work track in the department and as the coordinator of the academic minor in Peace and Conflict Studies.


Matthew Dalstrom, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
B.A. University of Georgia
M.A. Mississippi State University
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Phone: 815-226-4091
Fax: 815-394-5171

Dr. Matthew Dalstrom graduated with a Ph.D. in cultural anthropology from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Areas of interest include: medical anthropology, applied anthropology, international medical travel, globalization, Latin America, and the US/Mexico borderlands.