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Photo Name Expertise Department Edit Listing
Kodjo Adabra Francophone Literatures and Civilizations, Black Studies Global Languages and Cultures, French, Black / Africana Studies
Photo of Cathy Adams Catherine Adams Early Colonial U.S. History, Black / Africana Studies, American Studies, Women and Gender Studies
Susan Bandoni Muench photo Susan Bandoni Muench Systematics of Parasitic, Systematics of Phylogenetic Reconstruction , Host-Parasite Coevolution & Biogeography Biology, Black / Africana Studies, Sociomedical Sciences
Justin Behrend Justin Behrend Civil War Era, African American history , slavery, emancipation, Reconstruction, Southern history, Historical Memory History, Black / Africana Studies, American Studies
Image of Mark Broomfield in a black tshirt and cap Mark Broomfield Critical Dance Studies , Performance Studies , Gender and Sexuality , Feminist Theory, Queer Theory, Masculinity Studies, African American Studies, Black Diasporas, critical race theory, Oral History, Ethnography, Western Theatre Dance History and Theory, Dance in Non-Western Cultures, Dance Education and Pedagogy, Choreography, Composition, Dance Technique English, Black / Africana Studies
Susana Castillo Susana Castillo-Rodriguez Global Languages and Cultures, Linguistics, Black / Africana Studies
No portrait available. Rose-Marie Chierici Anthropology, Black / Africana Studies
Emilye Crosby Emilye Crosby African-American History History, Black / Africana Studies, American Studies
Amanda Lewis-Nang'ea African History History, Black / Africana Studies
Portrait of Maria Lima Maria Helena Lima English, Black / Africana Studies, Latin American Studies
Photo of Beth McCoy Beth McCoy English, American Studies, Black / Africana Studies
Portrait of Melanie Medeiros Melanie A. Medeiros Critical Medical Anthropology, Cultural Anthropology, Engaged Anthropology, Scholar Activism, Black Studies, Women and Gender Studies, Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Sociomedical Sciences, Immigrant Health, Race, Racism and Health Disparities, Healthy Equity and Social Justice, Anthropology of Love, Marriage, Divorce and Kinship, Psychosocial Health Anthropology, Black / Africana Studies, Latin American Studies, Sociomedical Sciences, Women and Gender Studies
Image of Olaocha Nwabara Olaocha Nwadiuto Nwabara English, Black / Africana Studies
Photo of Jennifer Rogalsky Jennifer Rogalsky Geography and Sustainability Studies, Black / Africana Studies
Portrait of Crystal Simmons Crystal Simmons School of Education, Black / Africana Studies
Photo of Lytton Smith Lytton Smith Icelandic literature, Poetics, Creative Writing, Citizenship, Translation, Design Thinking, Ecopoetry and Ecopoetics, Refugee and Border Studies English, Black / Africana Studies