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Dr. Naurice Frank Woods

Dr. Naurice Frank Woods, Jr. currently serves as an Assistant Professor in the African American Studies Program at the University […]

Tara Green

Dr. Tara T. Green

Tara T. Green is Professor of AADS and the Linda Arnold Carlisle Excellence Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies. She […]

Hewan Girma

Dr. Hewan Girma

Hewan Girma joined the AADS faculty as Assistant Professor in the Fall of 2018. She received her PhD in Sociology […]

Sarah Cervenak

Dr. Sarah Jane Cervenak

PhD, New York University (Jointly-appointed with Women’s and Gender Studies) Sarah Jane Cervenak is an associate professor, jointly appointed in […]


Michael D. Cauthen

Michael D. Cauthen is a Senior Lecturer in African American and African Diaspora Studies. He teaches several courses, including, Introduction to […]

Omar Ali

Dr. Omar H. Ali

Omar H. Ali (Professor of Comparative African Diaspora History) is a historian of the African Diaspora who explores the Atlantic […]