Degree: Ph.D., History, University of Houston (1996).
Research Interests: African world historical studies with an emphasis on the political economy of social and cultural movements, education, and public history.
Courses include: Introduction to Africana Studies; The Black Power Movement; Major Works in Afro-American Studies
Publications: Women & Others: Perspectives on Race, Gender, and Empire (Palgrave Macmillan Press, 2007), co-edited with Celia R. Daileader and Rhoda E. Johnson; Advancing Democracy: African Americans and the Struggle for Access and Equity in Higher Education in Texas (University of North Carolina Press, 2004);
See web site for additional publications.
Languages: English, French, Kiswahili
Geographic focus: West Africa