Phail Wynn, Jr.

Vice President, Durham and Regional Affairs

Phail Wynn Jr. received his undergraduate degree from the University of Oklahoma, and then served six years as an officer in the U.S. Army, including a combat tour in Vietnam. He earned his master's and Ph.D degrees from North Carolina State University and his MBA from the Kenan-Flagler School of Business at the University of North Carolina.  He was inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma, the national business honor society.

When Wynn was named president of Durham Technical Community College in 1980, he became the first African-American community college president in the North Carolina System. Through his stewardship, Durham Tech became a leader in providing training and instruction in various high-technology areas.

Wynn is a member of the board of directors of the Triangle Community Foundation; a member of the board of governors of Research Triangle Institute,; and a member of the corporate board of directors of SunTrust Banks and N.C. Mutual Life Insurance Company. He is a founding trustee of the Kenan Institute for Engineering, Technology and Science at N.C. State and also serves on the board of directors of the Research Triangle Foundation of North Carolina.

Academic Leadership

Dean, School of Medicine
Dean, Fuqua School of Business
Dean of the Graduate School/Vice Provost for Graduate Education
Dean, Nicholas School of the Environment
Dean, School of Nursing & Vice Chancellor for Nursing Affairs
Dean, Divinity School
Dean, Pratt School of Engineering
Dean, Sanford School of Public Policy
Dean, School of Law
Dean of Arts and Sciences
Dean and Vice Provost, Undergraduate Education
Vice Provost, Faculty Diversity and Faculty Development
Vice Provost for Library Affairs
Vice Provost for the Arts
Executive Vice Provost for Finance and Administration
Vice President and Vice Provost, Global Strategy and Programs
Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies
Vice Provost for Duke Kunshan University and China Initiatives
Vice Provost and Director, Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiative
Vice Provost for Research
Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

University Administration

Vice President and General Counsel
Vice President, Administration
Vice President, Information Technology and Chief Information Officer
Vice President, Student Affairs
Vice President, Facilities
Vice President, Office for Institutional Equity
Vice President and University Secretary
Vice President, Public Affairs and Government Relations
Vice President, Alumni Affairs and Development
Vice President, Finance
Vice President and Director of Athletics
Vice President, Durham and Regional Affairs
President, DUMAC