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University of Massachusetts Amherst

University of Massachusetts Amherst

W.E.B. Du Bois Department

Faculty - click on name to go to individual web page

John H. Bracey, Chair

Ernest Allen, Jr.

Dania Francis (Econ/AfroAm)

A Yemisi Jimoh

Karen Y. Morrison

Britt Rusert

Amilcar Shabazz

Manisha Sinha, Graduate Program Director

James Smethurst

Steven C. Tracy

 

Lecturers

Evelyn Harris

Karla V. Zelaya

 

Teaching Assistant/Associates for Fall 2013/Spring 2014

Name Course #

Office #

Johanna Ortner 101 Room 308
Rita Zhou 117 Room 307
Jacinta Saffold 117 Room 307
Bob Williams 132 Room 307
Julia Bernier 132 Room 307
Erin Judge 132 Room 307
Trent Masiki 151 Room 308
Shirley Meng 151 Room 308
Emahunn Campbell 236 Room 308
Rosa Clemente 236 Room 308
Peter Blackmer 236 Room 308
Ximena Hurtado 254 Room 307

 

Affiliated UMass Africana Studies Faculty

Whitney Battle-Baptiste, Anthropology

Joye Bowman, History

E. Bruce Bynum, University Health Services

Doris Clemmons, CMASS

Lisa Green, Linguistics

Jose Hernandez, History

John Higginson, History

Emily Lordi, English

Agustin Lao-Montes, Sociology

Laura Lovett, History

Rachel Martin, History

Rachel Mordecai, English

Robert Paynter, Anthropology

TreaAndrea Russworm, English

Joyce Vincent, Native American Studies

Mwangi wa Gĩthĩnji, Economics

For other faculty with related Afro-Atlantic/Black Diaspora emphases in the Five College community, see the African Studies Council faculty website:

http://www.fivecolleges.edu/sites/african/facultymain/

 

Faculty Emeriti

Ernest Allen, Jr.

Josepheus "Femi" Richards

Archie Shepp

William Strickland

Esther M.A. Terry

Ekwueme Michael Thelwell

Robert Paul Wolff

 

Staff

Tricia Loveland, Administrative Assistant

Sharon Coney, Clerical Assistant