Visiting Fellows

Our Visiting Faculty Fellows program deepens Duke's relationships with liberal arts colleges and historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), as well as initiates a new teaching partnership with Durham Technical Community College.


  • Vance Byrd
    Frank and Roberta Furbush Scholar in German Studies – Grinnell College
  • Gay L. Byron
    Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity – Howard University School of Divinity
  • Sergio Gallegos Ordorica
    Assistant Professor of Philosophy – John Jay College of Criminal Justice \ The City University of New York
  • Kathryn Wymer
    Professor of English – North Carolina Central University


  • Candace Bailey
    Professor of Musicology – North Carolina Central University
  • Meghan G. McDowell
    Assistant Professor, Department of History, Politics, and Social Justice – Winston-Salem State University


  • Garry Bertholf
    Assistant Professor of African American Studies – Wesleyan University
  • Collie Fulford
    Associate Professor of English Composition and Rhetoric – North Carolina Central University
  • Craig Quintero
    Associate Professor of Theater and Dance – Grinnell College
  • Eva Michelle Wheeler
    Associate Professor of Spanish, Department of English and Foreign Languages – Oakwood University