People

Department Chair

Humanities Distinguished Professor & Department Interim Chair
570 Denney Hall

Faculty

Franco Barchiesi
Associate Professor
428 Hagerty Hall
Hazel C. Youngberg Trustees Distinguished Professor
470 University Hall
Judson L. Jeffries
Professor; Editor of Spectrum: A Journal on Black Men
486F University Hall
Kwaku Larbi Korang
Associate Professor
486E University Hall
Tiyi Morris
Associate Professor
2057 Founders Hall
Lupenga Mphande
Associate Professor; Director of Study Abroad Program
486L University Hall
Ryan Skinner
Associate Professor of African American and African Studies and Music
101C Hughes Hall
Sarah Van Beurden
Associate Professor
334 Dulles Hall

Faculty-Emeritus

Affiliated Faculty

Robert Agunga
Associate Professor & Director, Center for African Studies; Department of Agricultural Communication, Education and Leadership; College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
318 Oxley Hall
Executive Director of the Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity
Leta Hendricks
Librarian
222B Thompson Library
Associate Professor (Department of History)
Townsand Price-Spratlen
Associate Professor (Department of Sociology)
Stephanie Shaw
Associate Professor (Department of History)
Maurice Stevens
Associate Professor (Department of Comparative Studies)
Donald Winford
Professor (Department of Linguistics)

Graduate Student

Lecturer

Lecturer
486 University Hall

Staff

Program Coordinator
486D University Hall
Candace Gaiters
Administrative Assistant
486A University Hall
Administrative Manager
134 Dulles Hall
Molly Reinhoudt
Managing Editor for Research in African Literatures (RAL) and Spectrum: A Journal on Black Men
486N University Hall