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.

Andy Andrews

Professor, Sociology

Kenneth (Andy) Andrews is Professor of Sociology. He earned his BS degree from Millsaps College and his MA and PhD degrees from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. His scholarship and tea … Continued

Rebecca L. Walker

Associate Professor, Department of Social Medicine & Adjunct Associate Professor, Philosophy

Rebecca Walker is Associate Professor of Social Medicine, Adjunct Associate Professor of Philosophy, and Core Faculty in the Center for Bioethics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Sh … Continued

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Emil Keme

Associate Professor, Department of Romance Studies

Emil Keme is Associate Professor of Spanish and Associate Chair in the Department Romance Studies. In addition, he has an appointment in American Indian and Indigenous Studies. He received his B.A. fr … Continued

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Jennifer Gates-Foster

Associate Professor, Classics

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

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Joyce Rudinsky

Professor, Communication
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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

Lien Truong, Institute for the Arts and Humanities

Lien Truong

Assistant Professor, Art and Art History

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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Robin Visser

Associate Professor, Asian Studies

Robin Visser, Ph.D. is an associate professor in the Department of Asian Studies at UNC-Chapel Hill, where she also serves as associate chair and the director of undergraduate studies. Visser’s resear … Continued

Claude Clegg

Claude Clegg

Professor, Department of African, African American, and Diaspora Studies

Claude Clegg is a Lyle Jones Distinguished Professor in the Department of African, African American, and Diaspora Studies, and also serves as Distinguished Professor in History. Dr. Clegg is an alumnu … Continued