Our faculty members are passionate teachers and researchers who are committed to educating the whole person. They are leaders in their respective fields of study and bring their expertise to the classroom to promote and foster our students’ creativity, ethical development, social engagement, and critical skills.

Program Faculty

José Luis Venegas

Director, Interdisciplinary Humanities
Professor of Spanish & Interdisciplinary Humanities

Office: Greene Hall 540
Phone: (336) 758-4805

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E. Ashley Hairston

Associate Dean for Academic Advising
Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Humanities

Office: Reynolda Hall 125
Phone: (336) 758-3320

Michael Lamb

Executive Director of the Program for Leadership and Humanities
Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Humanities

Phone: (336) 758-2343

David Phillips

Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Humanities

Office: Z. Smith Reynolds Library 301
Phone: (336) 758-4951

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Corey D. B. Walker

Director of the Program in African American Studies
Wake Forest Professor of the Humanities, Department of English, and Interdisciplinary Humanities program

Office: B207 Tribble Hall
Phone: (336) 758-4728

Affiliate Faculty

Rebecca Croog

Mellon Teacher Scholar Postdoctoral Fellow, Interdisciplinary Humanities program


Ron Von Burg

Associate Professor of Communication
Affiliated Faculty for Interdisciplinary Humanities 

Office: Carswell 105
Phone: (336) 758-6239

Brian Warren

Associate Teaching Professor of Classical Languages

Office: Tribble C305
Phone: (336) 701-2984