Ron Von Burg

Assistant Professor of Communication


Office: 105 Carswell


Phone: (336) 758-5405


Assistant Professor of Communication and a core faculty member in Interdisciplinary Humanities.  His research includes the rhetoric of classical thought, religion, science, and science fiction.  Dr. Von Burg contributes notably to scholarship on the rhetoric of contemporary argument intersecting religious and scientific views.  He is also a scholar of science fiction film. (Full Department Profile)



  • HMN 290, Humanities through Film, Literature and Media
  • HMN 365, Humanity and Nature