Dr. Traci Sittason Stark earned her bachelor’s degree from Duke University, and her master’s degree and Ph.D. from Ohio University. She has been at Heidelberg since 2004 and teaches courses in General Psychology, Social Psychology and Sport Psychology. She enjoys spending time with her husband, Paul (Director of Campus Ministry and Religious Life at Heidelberg), her three children, Eden, Savannah and Hunter, and her three Australian Shepherds, Susie, Rooney and Copper. Dr. Stark loves sports of all kinds, especially college basketball, football and soccer. She is also Heidelberg’s resident “South Parkologist,” having taught a course based on the cartoon South Park since 2006 (Culture Wars and Cartman). Her favorite South Park character is Butters, and her favorite episode is Best Friends Forever.
- Faculty Athletics Representative; attended the 2012 NCAA national convention in Indianapolis
- Attended the British Psychological Society’s annual meeting, April 2012
- Chair, Ohio Athletic Conference’s Faculty Athletics Representatives committee