James Madison University
PHOTO: Eric Pappas

Eric Pappas, Ed. D.

Associate Professor, ISAT

  • Office: ISAT/CS 107
  • Phone: 540-568-1694
  • Email: pappasec@jmu.edu
  • Mailing Address:
    MSC 4102
    701 Carrier Drive
    Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807


  • Ed.D. English Education, Virginia Tech
  • M.A. English, Virginia Tech
  • B.S. Economic Theory, Wagner College (N.Y.)


  • Consulting (since 1980): Conflict negotiation, diversity, management training, interpersonal communications, sexual harassment prevention, employee relations, creative thinking, technical and scientific writing, public speaking.

Scholarly Interests/Research Topics

  • Critical and conceptual thinking
  • engineering communications and design
  • American literature
  • technical and scientific writing
  • gender issues



  • September 12
    6:00 p.m.
    ICCE Event: Innovation, Collaboration, Creativity, Entrepreneurship
    Festival and Student Conference Center 
  • September 19-20
    Capital One/JMU Hack-a-Thon 
    ICE House
  • September 29-30
    Fall Career and Internship Fair
    11:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m.
    Festival Ballroom
  • October 10-12
    Family Weekend
  • November 1 

Welcome from ISAT

Department HeadWelcome to the Department of Integrated Science and Technology! Our students and faculty study the application of a broad range of sciences and technologies to problems of current societal importance. We focus not only on the technical issues but also on how to ensure that these solutions will be embraced by society. More >