Mr. Brian James

EDGE@Hughes Resident Master

EDGE Residential College in Hughes Hall

(501) 450-5870

Brian James teaches in the English department at the University of Central Arkansas and serves as the Resident Master of EDGE Residential College in Hughes Hall.   As Resident Master, he enjoys helping students develop leadership skills and working with students to plan exciting activities that serve the UCA and Conway community.  In addition to teaching literature, he has taught English as a Second Language for many years to international students.

Mr. James hails originally from South Carolina, where he worked as a carpenter before moving to Arkansas.  When he isn’t reading books, you will probably find him riding his bicycle, playing the drums, listening to records, or at a baseball game. You might also find him walking his Louisiana Catahoula, June, around campus.


M.A. University of Central Arkansas, English
M.A. Columbia International University, English as  Second Language
B.A. Presbyterian College, Clinton, SC