Philip E. "Ted" Coyle, director
Director Ted Coyle leads students and faculty in conducting participant-observation research and oral history interviews. The team works in collaboration with the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Research Associate Tonya Teague (pictured); Graduate Research Assistant Eleanor Tutwiler; Paul Denkenberger
Our student researchers are valued members of the team, contributing their research,
interview and documentary skills to the lab.