Wake Forest University

Wake Forest University Wake Forest University

1834 Wake Forest Road, Winston-Salem, NC, US

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Wake Forest is a private, coeducational university located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Wake Forest offers the personal attention of a small liberal arts college, coupled with the breadth and global relevancy of a leading research institution. Our mission is to educate the whole person, graduating students who seek purpose-filled lives while building a community dedicated to serving humanity in the spirit of our motto, Pro Humanitate.

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Joseph Soares

Joseph Soares

Professor of Sociology

Soares is a driving force behind the national movement to rethink college admissions and adopt test-optional admissions policies.

Sociology Standardized Tests National Educational Policies Social Discrimination Privilege in Society Societal Trends

Patrick Sullivan

Patrick Sullivan

Director, Strategic Projects

Sullivan supports students in their internship search & coaches them on getting the most from their experiences.

Job Hunting Networking Career Development Personal Development Higher Education Employment Trends Hiring Trends Internships Interview Preparation

Timo Thonhauser

Timo Thonhauser

Associate Professor of Physics

Thonhauser sees much potential for using hydrogen to power vehicles.

Condensed Matter Physics Carbon Capture Physics Quantum Physics Hydrogen Storage Metal Organic Frameworks

Barry Trachtenberg

Barry Trachtenberg

Rubin Presidential Chair of Jewish History and Director of Jewish Studies Program

Trachtenberg can comment on the Holocaust and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, as well as a range of issues facing Jews around the world.

Yiddish culture and language Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Nazism Race, immigration policy and Judaism American Jewish history The Holocaust Antisemitism Jewish identity and culture Zionism

Andrew Verstein, J.D.

Andrew Verstein, J.D.

Professor of Law

Verstein’s vast knowledge of business law is heavily sought-after by media covering finance laws, insider trading, and corporate governance.

Financial Benchmarks Securities and Commodities Market Manipulation Lending International Business Law Crowdfunding Insider Trading Investing Litigation Mixed Motives Securities Litigation Finance Law Corporate Law Corporate Governance Corporate Finance Contract Law Contracts China Business Law Business Entities

Robert Whaples

Robert Whaples

Professor of Economics

Whaples is a strong advocate of eliminating the penny.

Economic History of the U.S. Employment and Unemployment History of Labor Markets Minimum Wage Walmart and Big Box Retailers Economics of Climate Change Economics of Natural Resources Elimination of the Penny

Eric G. Wilson

Eric G. Wilson

Thomas H. Pritchard Professor of English

Wilson is a leading expert in the relationships between literature and psychology.

American Culture and Mental Health Literature and Psychology Film and Religion Western Esoteric Traditions Humanism and Technology Transatlantic Romanticism The Gothic

Ron Wright, J.D.

Ron Wright, J.D.

Professor of Law

Wright is a former trial attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice who empirically researches prosecutors and criminal procedure.

Empirical Research Presecution Evidence Jury Selection White-Collar Criminal Cases Antitrust Police Oversight Racial Justice Criminal Prosecutors Sentencing Criminal Justice Criminal Procedure Criminal Law Trial Lawyer

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