Faculty & Staff

Department Faculty

T.H.M. Gellar-Goad
Assistant Professor (2014)
BA, NCSU; MA, PhD, UNC-Chapel Hill
Office Location: Tribble C308
Contact: (336) 758-5330; email

 Amy Lather
Assistant Professor (2016)
BA, Northwestern; MA, PhD, University of Texas
Office Location: Tribble C303
Contact: (336) 758-5330; email
Dominic Machado 
Visiting Assistant Professor (2017) 
BA, Dartmouth College; PhD, Brown University 
Office Location: Tribble C302 
Contact: 336-758-5330e-mail 
John M. Oksanish

Assistant Professor (2011)
BA, MAT, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst; PhD, Yale
Office Location: Tribble C304
Contact: (336) 303-1256; email

Mary L. B. Pendergraft
Department Chair, Professor (1988)
BA, PhD, UNC-Chapel Hill
Office Location: Tribble C306
Contact: (336) 758-5331; email

Michael C. Sloan
Associate Professor (2011)
BA, Baylor; MA, Texas Tech; MLitt, PhD, Univ. of St. Andrews
Office Location: Tribble C305
Contact: (336) 758-5330; email

Brian M. Warren
Assistant Teaching Professor (2010)
BA, Yale; PhD, Johns Hopkins
Office Location: Tribble C305
Contact: (336) 701-2984; email

Emeritus Faculty

John L. Andronica
Professor Emeritus (1969)
BA, Holy Cross; MA, Boston College; PhD, Johns Hopkins
Contact: email

James T. Powell
Associate Professor Emeritus (1988)
BA, Emory; MA, MPhil, PhD, Yale
Contact: email

Robert W. Ulery Jr.
Professor Emeritus (1971)
BA, MA, PhD, Yale
Contact: email

Affiliated Faculty

Emily Austin (Philosophy: Greek and Roman Philosophy)
Catherine Borck (Political Science: Classical Political Philosophy)
Jeffrey Lerner (History: The Ancient World)
Paul Thacker (Anthropology: Archaeology)
Harry Titus (Art: Ancient and Medieval Art)


Julie Pechanek, Administrative Assistant
Office Location: Tribble C301
Contact: (336) 758-5330; email

Scott Claybrook, Instructional Technologist
Office Location: Tribble C101
Contact: (336) 758-7164: email