Gary S. Hauk is vice president and deputy to the president of Emory
University, where he has served in senior administrative positions for
more than twenty years. Before appointment to his current role in 2004,
he served as vice president and secretary of the university, working
closely with the Board of Trustees and with three successive Emory
As deputy to the president, he guides a variety of University-wide
projects and provides a broad range of support to the University as a
writer, editor, and repository of institutional memory. He is the author
of the most recent history of Emory, A Legacy of Heart and Mind: Emory
Since 1836, and he is co-editor of a forthcoming collection of essays
about Emory’s history, Where Courageous Inquiry Leads.
Hauk earned his Ph.D. in ethics from Emory’s Graduate Division of
Religion. Prior to that he earned B.A. and M.A. degrees in English from
Lehigh University and a master of divinity degree from the Methodist
Theological School in Ohio. He periodically teaches ethics and writing
to undergraduates and serves on a number of editorial advisory boards.