Party affiliation: Democrat
William Councill Archie, American educator. Decorated Merito Militar (Mexico). Served from First lieutenant to major Intelligence Corps, Army of the United States, 1942-1946.; Member American Association University Professors, Modern Language Association American, American Association Teachers French, Pi Kappa Phi, Omicron Delta Kappa.
Teacher Gulf Coast Military Academy, Gulfport, Mississippi, 1929-1931. Teacher Oak Ridge (North Carolina) Military Institute, 1931-1933. Instructor Wake Forest College, 1935-1938, assistant professor romance langs., 1940-1942, associate dean, 1956-1957, dean, 1957-1958.
Associate professor romance langs. Duke, 1946-1956, dean freshmen, 1949-1951, acting dean instruction, 1951-1952, assistant dean Trinity College, Duke, 1952-1956. Dean College Arts and Sciences, Emory University, 1958-1961.
Director higher education State of North Carolina, Raleigh, 1961-1965. Dean College Arts and Science, U. Delaware, 1965-1966. Executive director Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 1966-1974.
Visiting professor humanities, consultant Wake Forest U., Winston-Salem, 1974-1979. Board of directors Boys Club, Winston-Salem, 1956, Learning Institute North Carolina Board visitors Davidson College. Former trustee Warren Wilson College The College Foundation.
Chairman of the board of trustees Southeastern Council Founds., 1970-1973.
Served from First lieutenant to major Intelligence Corps, Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member American Association University Professors, Modern Language Association American, American Association Teachers French, Pi Kappa Phi, Omicron Delta Kappa. Clubs: Forsyth Country, Rotary (Winston-Salem).
Born June 23, 1908