Faculty and Staff

Department Head 

Jodie L. Hutchinson

Instructor of Psychology

911 Boling Highway
Wharton, TX 77488
Ph: (979) 532-6451
Email: hutchinsonj@wcjc.edu

Jodie Hutchinson received her B.S. in Psychology from University of Houston. She earned her M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Houston Baptist University. Hutchinson is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). She began teaching full time at Wharton County Junior College in 2008. Mrs. Hutchinson teaches General Psychology, Human Growth and Development, Learning Framework, Social Psychology, and Human Sexuality.

Full-Time Instructors 

William Kilgore

Instructor of Sociology

14004 University Boulevard
Sugar Land, TX 77479
Ph: (281) 243-8579
Email: kilgorew@wcjc.edu

Dr. Kilgore received his B.S. (Sociology/Anthropology) from the University of Houston Clear Lake, and will receive two M.A. degrees from this same institution (Sociology; Cross-Cultural studies). In addition, Dr. Kilgore earned an M.A. from Fuller Theological Seminary (Theology), and a PhD. from the University of North Texas (Sociology). Dr. Kilgore joined WCJC in Fall 2022 and currently teaches SOCI 1301: Introduction to Sociology, SOCI 1306: Social Problems, SOCI 2301: Marriage and the Family, and SOCI 2319: Minority Studies. 


Jon K. Loessin

Instructor of Sociology and Anthropology

911 Boling Highway
Wharton, TX 77488
Ph: (979) 532-6461
Email: jonl@wcjc.edu
URL: https://facultyweb.wcjc.edu/users/jonl/index.aspx

Dr. Loessin received his B.S. and M.A. from Sam Houston State University, ABD from Texas A&M University, and Ph.D. from Universidad Empresarial de Costa Rica. He came to WCJC in 1989 from The University of Louisiana at Monroe where he was a Lecturer of Sociology from 1986-1989. He teaches SOCI 1301: Introduction to Sociology, SOCI 1306: Social Problems, SOCI 2319: Minority Studies; PSYC 2319: Social Psychology, and ANTH 2351: Cultural Anthropology.  He has also taught  ENGL1301: Composition I, ENGL 1302: Composition II, ENGL 2322: British Literature I, ENGL 2323: British Literature II, ENGL 2333: World Literature II, and HUMA 1301: Introduction to Humanities.   

Part-Time Instructors  

David Jung

Email: jungd@wcjc.edu 

Dr. Jung earned his B. A. and M.A. in Sociology from Baylor University. He also earned an M.B.A. in Human Resources Management and his PhD in Business Administration from University of Phoenix. He began teaching at Wharton County Junior College in 2017. 





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