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Faculty Advisory Board






The Institute's leadership, staff, faculty, and advisory boards are dedicated to the IAH mission to support and develop Carolina faculty. Below is a listing of these teams as well as our current Faculty Fellows and Academic Leadership Program Fellows.


Chad Bryant

Chad Bryant

Faculty Fellows Selection Committee
(919) 962-2115
bryantc@email.unc.edu

Chad Bryant, Ph.D., is an associate professor in the Department of History. Dr. Bryant’s interests include nationalism and the urban experience in modern Central and Eastern Europe, with a particular … Continued


Danielle Christmas

Faculty Fellows Selection Committee
(919) 962-5481
dchristmas@unc.edu

Danielle Christmas is an Assistant Professor in the Department of English and Comparative Literature at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, endowed as the Delta Delta Delta Fellow in the … Continued


Jennifer Gates-Foster

Faculty Fellows Selection Committee
919-962-7191
jgatesfoster@unc.edu

Jennifer Gates-Foster is an Associate Professor of Classical Archaeology. She received her B.A. in Anthropology and Archaeology from the University of Virginia, and her M.A. (Greek, Classical Archaeol … Continued


Micheal Gutierrez

Michael Gutierrez

Faculty Fellows Selection Committee
mgutie@email.unc.edu

Michael Keenan Gutierrez, Ph.D. is the author of The Trench Angel (Leapfrog) and earned degrees from UCLA, the University of Massachusetts, and the University of New Hampshire. His work has been publi … Continued


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Joyce Rudinsky

Faculty Fellows Selection Committee
919- 962-7562
jrudinsk@email.unc.edu

Joyce Rudinsky is a visual artist working with electronic and interactive media to investigate lived experience in an information-based society. Her most recent work investigates the impact of informa … Continued


J. Michael Terry

J. Michael Terry

Faculty Fellows Selection Committee

jmterry@unc.edu

J. Michael Terry is an associate professor in the Department of Linguistics at UNC-Chapel Hill.


Lien Truong, Institute for the Arts and Humanities

Lien Truong

Faculty Fellows Selection Committee

lien.truong@unc.edu

Lien Truong’s paintings examine social, cultural and political history, exploring the influences that form contemporary identity, heritage and belief systems in a transcultural context. Truong’s work … Continued


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Gabriela Valdivia

Faculty Fellows Selection Committee
(919) 962-3871
valdivia@email.unc.edu

Gabriela Valdivia, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor in the Department of Geography. Dr. Valdivia examines the political ecology of natural resource governance: how states, firms, and civil society appr … Continued


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Eunice Sahle

Leadership Selection Committee
(919) 962-2341
eunice@email.unc.edu

Leadership Selection Committee:  Eunice N. Sahle is a graduate of University of Toronto (BA and MA) and Queen’s University (PhD) in Canada. She is a political scientist and Associate Professor with a … Continued


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Abigail Panter

Leadership Selection Committee
(919) 843-7773
panter@unc.edu

Dr. Abigail Panter (B.A., Wellesley College, 1985; Ph.D., New York University, 1989) is the Senior Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education and a professor of psychology in the L. L. Thurstone Psych … Continued


Todd Ochoa

Todd Ramón Ochoa

Leadership Selection Committee
(919) 962-3934
tochoa@email.unc.edu

Todd Ramón Ochoa is a cultural anthropologist and Associate Professor in the Department of Religious Studies at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He is the author of Society of the Dead: … Continued


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Christian O. Lundberg

Leadership Selection Committee
(919) 962-7720
clundber@email.unc.edu

Dr. Christian Lundberg is an Associate Professor in the Department of Communication at UNC-Chapel Hill. He is also Co-Director of the University Program in Cultural Studies. Teaching and research inte … Continued