Professors

All The Board Guest Lecturers Faculty Staff

Sharon Hoff

Dean of People; Doorward; Signum Advisor; Coach

Sharon is the Dean of People, Student Advisor and serves as the Doorward for Signum.

Sørina Higgins

Preceptor

Sørina Higgins is a Ph.D. candidate, Teacher of Record, and Presidential Scholar at Baylor University.

Sparrow F. Alden

Preceptor; Signum Advisor; Host of WriterSpace & Community Hearth

Sparrow is a preceptor and student advisor at Signum University; maintainer of Google Classroom and the Community Hearth; and scheduler of preceptor sessions.

Takako Tasai

Board Member Staff Representative, Digital Media Team Member

Takako is a member of the Digital Media Team and the Staff Representative on the Board.

Tina Harden

Bursary Coordinator

Tina is the Team Lead of the Bursary Department. She handles most of the day to day duties of accounts receivable and accounts payable.

Tom Shippey

Visiting Lecturer

At Signum University I offer courses which combine my two main career interests, namely, Old English studies (along with related languages and literatures), and the work of Professor Tolkien.

Verlyn Flieger

Visiting Lecturer

Verlyn Flieger, Ph. D. is Professor Emerita in the Department of English at the University of Maryland at College Park specializing in myth studies and comparative mythology. She teaches a sequence of graduate and undergraduate myth courses that offer Celtic, Arthurian, Hindu, Native American, and Norse myth. Concentrating on modern fantasy with a special focus on the works […]

Wesley Schantz

Signum Academy Coordinator; Writer's Forge Tutor

Experience tutoring writing at the undergrad and grad level, at the writing center at Washington College and as the Graduate Writing Assistant at St John’s College, Annapolis. Currently developing Signum’s programs for youth, Signum Academy, and working as a substitute teacher in Spokane, WA.