African American Studies

Academic Department

People

Faculty Administrative Position

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    Morgan, Kathryn, Director 2013 -

  • Faculty Position

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    Jamison, DeReef, Associate Professor (P) 2013 -

  • Faculty Secondary Appointments

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    Austin, Suzanne, Professor (S) 2014 -

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    Budhwani, Henna, Assistant Professor (S) 2014 -

    I am a public health scholar and social scientist who conducts studies designed to reduce health disparities, improve health equity, and inform thoughtful policy that is good for humanity in resource-constrained settings, both in the United States and abroad. My scholarship focuses heavily on understanding behaviors of underserved - often stigmatized - populations that are at high-risk for experiencing discrimination, including but not limited to sexual and gender minorities, religious minoritie...

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    Loder-Jackson, Tondra, Professor (S) 2018 -

    Scholarship

    I have researched and published extensively regarding topics related to urban education, Birmingham’s civil rights and education history, life course perspectives on African American education, and home, school, and community relations. I authored a groundbreaking book on education and civil rights entitled Schoolhouse Activists: African American Educators and the Long Birmingham Civil Rights Movement.

    Service

    I serve in local and national organizations ded...

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    Moore Jr, John, Associate Professor (S) 2014 -

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    Pollio, David, Professor (S) 2014 -

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    Sanchez-Lopez, Lourdes, Associate Professor (S) 2014 -

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    Turner, Kevin, Instructor (S) 2014 -

  • Non-faculty Academic Position

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    Cooper, Mario, Credentialed Course Instructor 2018 -

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    Fenny, Enefaa, Credentialed Course Instructor 2018 -

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    Lanter, William, Credentialed Course Instructor 2008 -

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    Richardson, Nadia, Credentialed Course Instructor 2017 -

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    Smith, Ethel, Credentialed Course Instructor 2018 -

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    Snider, Idrissa, Credentialed Course Instructor 2019 -

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