Advisory Board

The FHI Advisory Board meets three times yearly to provide expertise, counsel, and ideas for the operations and programs of the Institute.

Updated August 2018

Holly Ackerman
Librarian for Latin American, Iberian and Latino/a Studies

Edna Andrews
Nancy and Jeffrey Marcus Humanities Professor of Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Sarah Beckwith
Katherine Everett Gilbert Professor and Chair of English
Professor of Theater Studies

Saskia Cornes
Assistant Professor of the Practice, Franklin Humanities Institute
Farm and Program Manager, Duke Campus Farm

Thomas F. DeFrantz
Professor of African & African American Studies and Dance

Laurent Dubois
Professor of Romance Studies and History
Director, Forum for Scholars & Publics

Stefani Engelstein
Associate Professor of Germanic Languages and Literature

Wesley Hogan
Research Professor, Franklin Humanities Institute
Director, Center for Documentary Studies

David Morgan
Professor and Chair of Religious Studies

Charles D. Piot
Professor of Cultural Anthropology

Suzanne Shanahan
Associate Research Professor of Sociology
Director, the Kenan Institute for Ethics

Joshua Sosin
Associate Professor of Classical Studies and History

Carlos Rojas
Professor of Chinese Cultural Studies; Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies; Arts of the Moving Image
Co-Director, FHI Story Lab

Philip Rupprecht
Professor and Chair of Music

Kearsley (Karrie) Stewart
Associate Professor of the Practice of Global Health

Victoria Szabo
Associate Research Professor of Visual and Media Studies
Director, Information Science + Studies
Director, FHI Digital Humanities Initiative; Co-Director, PhD Lab in Digital Knowledge

Priscilla Wald
R. Florence Brinkley Professor of English
Director, Program in Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies

Erika Weinthal
Lee Hill Snowdon Professor of Environmental Policy
Associate Dean for International Programs
Nicholas School of the Environment
Faculty Executive Committee Member, Duke Human Rights Center @ FHI

Gennifer Weisenfeld (ex-officio)
Dean of Humanities
Professor of Art, Art History and Visual Studies