Ron Von Burg

Associate Professor, Department of Communication

Affiliated Faculty for Interdisciplinary Humanities 

Office: Carswell 105
Phone: (336) 758-6239
Email: vonburrl@nullwfu.edu

Ron Von Burg is an Associate Professor of Communication and an affiliate faculty member in Interdisciplinary Humanities.  His research includes the rhetoric of classical thought, religion, science, and science fiction.  Dr. Von Burg contributes notably to scholarship on the rhetoric of contemporary argument intersecting religious and scientific views.  He is also a scholar of science fiction film.


  • Education

    Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

  • Courses Taught

    HMN-290: Humanities through Film, Literature and Media
    HMN-365: Humanity and Nature