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Tom Dunn, Ph.D

Associate Professor

Troy University
Beal Parkway Campus Ft.
Walton Beach, FL 32548
Telephone: 1-850-301-2136



B.A. Western Kentucky University
M.A. University of Kentucky
Ph.D. University of Kentucky

Areas of Expertise:

Social Psychology, Race and Ethnic Relations, Sociology of the Family, Sociology of Sport, Professional Ethics


Dr. Dunn holds the designation of Professor Emeritus from Western Kentucky University. In addition to teaching Sociology courses in his four primary subfields of Sociology, he has also taught courses in Psychology and Anthropology. Dr. Dunn served as Faculty Chair for the University School Program, Regional Chair of Arts and Sciences, Regional Chair of General Studies and Interim Academic Dean for University College (now, Global Campus).

His current research, conference presentation and publication interests include online education, professional ethics and police consolidation and his community service activities include having developed and served as Coordinator of the Florida District Speakers Bureau.

Courses Taught at TROY:

Introductory Sociology,
Minorities in the U.S Social Structure,
Sociology of the Family,
Sociology of Sport,
Social Behavior (Social Psychology),
Selected Topics in Sociology,
General Psychology,
Cultural Anthropology