Biography

Gerald L. Wilson, Senior Associate Dean of Trinity College and Pre-Law Advisor is a native of Winston-Salem. His undergraduate degree is from Davidson College. He has a degree from Duke Divinity School, a Masters in Religion from Duke and a Ph.D. in History from UNC-Chapel Hill. He has been the University’s Pre-Law Advisor for 34 years. Wilson served as Chair of the Pre-Law Adviser’s National Council and has published various articles on religion, education, history and pre-law matters in regional and national publications. He teaches one seminar, “Leadership In American History” and one lecture course, “American Dreams/American Realities” every semester. He has lectured on various topics throughout the nation. Wilson is also an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church (USA).