- Joe Wilferth
- Interim Dean and UC Foundation Professor
- College of Arts & Sciences
- 281 State Office Building
Joe Wilferth, Interim Dean for the College of Arts & Sciences, teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in professional writing, environmental rhetoric, rhetorical analysis, and visual rhetoric. Among his more recent publications is a co-edited collection on image events (Enculturation), a peer-reviewed article that focuses on assistive technologies in instructional design (Computers and Composition Online), and “Gaining Ground by ‘Thinking Little’: Gardening as Curricular Reform across the Liberal Arts and Sciences" which appeared in the Winter issue (March 2017) of Liberal Education. Dr. Wilferth recently worked with the Southern Lit Alliance and UTC to bring yet another SouthWord Literary Festival to UTC's campus, an event that included Dr. Wilferth's introduction to the keynote address by Wendell Berry.