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List of Appalachian Centers at Regional Academic Institutions: Kentucky



West Virginia



Kentucky: Appalachian Center at Berea College

Center for Appalachian Studies Eastern Kentucky University

Berea College

Martin House

205 North Main Street

300 Summit St.

CPO 2166

Richmond, KY 40475

Berea, KY 40404

Alan Banks, Director

Dr. Chad Berry, Director

Ph: 859-622-1622

Ph: 859-985-3727



Center Website:

Center website:

Appalachian College Association 210 Center St. Berea, KY 40403 Sheila Delacroix Ph: 859-986-4584 Email: Center website:

The Edsel T. Godbey Appalachian Center Southeast Community College 700 College Road Cumberland, KY 40823 Robert Gipe, Program Director Ph: 606-589-3130 Email: Center website:

Institute for Regional Analysis and Public Policy Morehead State University UPO 1220 Morehead, KY 40351-1689

Ph: 859-986-2373 Jason Bailey Email: Center Website:

Ph: (606)783-5419 or (606)783-5420 Fax: (606)783-5092

The Scripps Howard Center for Civic Engagement

David Rudy, Dean

Northern Kentucky University


Founders Hall, Building 8

Center Website:

Room 536 (Fifth Floor) Highland Heights, KY 41099 Mark Neikirk

Institute for Rural Journalism & Community Issues

Ph: 859-572-1449

School of Journalism and Telecommunications

Alternate Ph: 859-572-1448

University of Kentucky


122 Grehan Building

Center Website:

Lexington, KY 40506 Ph: 859-257-3744 Al Cross

University of Kentucky Appalachian Center


624 Maxwelton Court

Center Website:

Lexington, KY 40506 Evelyn Knight, Director Ph: 859-257-4852

Mountain Association for Community Economic Development

Fax: 859-257-3903

433 Chestnut St


Berea, KY 40403

Center website:

Ohio University Appalachian Center Ohio University


557 Morton Hall Athens, OH

Appalachian Center for Economic Networks

Dr. Richard Greenlee, Coordinator Ph: 740-593-1291

94 Columbus Rd Email: Athens, OH 45701 Amy Brogstrom Ph: 740-592-3854 Email:

The Institute for Local Government Administration and Rural Development Ohio University

Center Website: The Ridges, Building 21

Appalachian Outreach and Studies Center

Athens, OH 45701 Mark Weinburg

Sinclair State Community College

Ph: 877-625-1714

444 West Third Street


Dayton, Ohio 45402

Center Website: px

Dr. Carol Baugh, Coordinator Ph: 937-512-2126 Fax: 937-512-5370 Email: Center Website:

Ohio Appalachian Center for Higher Education OACHE C/O Shawnee State University 940 Second St. Portsmouth, OH 45662 Brenda Hass

Ph: 740-351-3289

Ph: 423-439-7865


Fax: 423-439-7870

Center Website:

Email: herrinr@etsu.eduor


Community Partnership Center

Center for Northern Appalachian Studies

311 Conference Center Bldg.

Indiana University of Pennsylvania McElhaney Hall, Room 102B 441 North Walk Indiana, PA 15705 James Dougherty Ph: 724-357-2734

Center Website:

University of Tennessee

UT Conference Center University of Tennessee Knoxville, TN 37996-0645 Dr. Tim Ezzell, Director Ph: 865-974-4251 Email: Center website:

Email: Center Website:


The Appalachian Center for Community Service

Center for Appalachian Studies and Services

Emory & Henry College P.O. Box 947

East Tennessee State University Box 70556 Johnson City, TN 37614-0556 Dr. Roberta T. Herrin, Director

Emory, VA 24327 Dr. Tal Stanley, Director Ph: 828-262-4087 Email:

Center website: ice.html

West Virginia: Appalachian Center for Law in the Public Interest

Appalachian Studies, Department of Interdisciplinary Studies Virginia Tech

West Virginia University P.O. Box 6130 Morgantown, WV 26506-61

343 Lane Hall Randy Minor, contact Blacksburg, VA 24061 Email: Dr. Anita Puckett, Director, Appalachian Studies Program Ph: 540-231-9526

Center Website: alachian_Law.htm

Email: Center website:

Appalachian Heritage Writer-InResidence Shepherd University

Appalachian Regional Studies Center

P.O. Box 3210 Shepherdstown, WV 25443

Radford University

Sylvia Shurbutt

P.O. Box 7014

Phone: 304-876-5000

Radford, VA 24142


Dr. Grace Toney Edwards, Director

Center Website:

Ph: 540-831-5366 Email: Center website:

Appalachian Institute


Wheeling Jesuit University

Center website: aw_and_public_service

316 Washington Ave Wheeling, WV 26003 Jill Kriesky Phone: 304-876-5000

Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Gender in Appalachia


Marshall University

Center Website:

400 Hal Greer Boulevard Huntington, WV 25755

Appalachian Studies Association Marshall University One John Marshall Drive Huntington, WV 25755

Dr. Lynda Ann Ewen and Dr. Shirley Lumpkin, Co-directors Ph: 304-696-2875 Email: Center website:

Mary K. Thomas, Office Manager Phone: 304-696-2904 Center website:

Regional Research Institute West Virginia University 866 Chesnut Research Insititue

Center for Law and Public Service

P.O. Box 6825

West Virginia University College of Law

Morgantown, WV 26506

PO BOX 6130

Ph: 304-293-2896

Morgantown, WV 26506


Dr. Lynda Ann Ewen and Dr. Shirley Lumpkin, Co-directors

Center website:

Ph: 304-293-8555

Dr. Randall W. Jackson, Director

West Virginia Folklife Center at Fairmont State University College of Liberal Arts 1201 Locust Avenue Fairmont, WV 26554 Dr. Judy P. Byers, Director Phone: 304-367-4286 Email: Center website: lt.asp

Lists of Schools Berea College, 1 East Tennessee State University, 4 Eastern Kentucky University, 1 Emory & Henry College, 4 Fairmont State University, 7 Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 4 Marshall University, 6 Morehead State University, 2 Northern Kentucky University, 2 OACHE C/O Shawnee State University, 3

Ohio University, 3 Radford University, 5 Shepherd University, 5 Sinclair State Community College, 3 Southeast Community College, 1 University of Kentucky, 2 University of Tennessee, 4 Virginia Tech, 5 West Virginia University, 5, 6 Wheeling Jesuit University, 6


listing of colleges