HPU Hires Campbell as Assistant Professor of Biology


HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 17, 2010 — Dr. Joshua W. Campbell has been hired as assistant professor of biology in the Department of Biology at High Point University.
In his new role, Campbell is responsible for teaching various biology courses, including general biology, zoology, and several advanced courses, such as entomology. He also assists undergraduate students in conducting research.
“I am very excited to be at HPU,” Campbell says. “I look forward to teaching such gifted undergraduates and working and collaborating with a very knowledgeable biology faculty.”
Campbell holds a Bachelor of Science degree in zoology and geology from Auburn University in Alabama, a Master of Science degree in geology from the University of Nebraska, and a Doctorate in entomology from the University of Georgia. He is originally from Hartselle, Ala.
At High Point University, every student receives an extraordinary education in an inspiring environment with caring people. HPU, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a liberal arts institution with over 4,200 undergraduate and graduate students from 51 countries and 46 states at campuses in High Point and Winston-Salem. It is ranked by US News and World Report at No. 3 among Regional Colleges in the South. ranks HPU in the top 7 percent among “America’s Best Colleges.” Parade Magazine lists HPU in the top 25 private schools in the nation. The university offers 50 undergraduate majors, 42 undergraduate minors and seven graduate degree programs. It is accredited by the Commission of Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and is a member of the NCAA, Division I and the Big South Conference. Visit High Point University on the Web at

Chris Dudley
Vice President for Administration

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