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Integrative Learning Center

650 N Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003
United States

Office S441


Razvan "Raz" Sibii holds a Ph.D. and Master's in Communication from UMass Amherst, as well as a B.A. in Journalism/Mass Communication from the American University in Bulgaria.

His scholarly, pedagogical and journalistic interests focus on issues of language, identity construction, immigration and mass incarceration. He has worked as a full-time print reporter in his native Romania, and is currently a columnist for the Daily Hampshire Gazette (Western Mass.) writing about the "wicked problems" of immigration and mass incarceration, and a contributor to Romania's largest daily newspaper, Libertatea, writing about all things American.

Winner of the 2022 SBS College Outstanding Teaching Award, and two-time finalist for the University Distinguished Teaching Award.