Faculty Directory

Abegaz, Berhanu
Professor of Economics, Founding Program Director Emeritus 2009-2012
Office: Morton Hall 137A
Phone: 757-221-2379
Email: [[bxabeg]]
Webpage: {{http://bxabeg.people.wm.edu/}}


Aguas, Francis Tanglao
Professor of Theatre and Asian & Pacific Islander American Studies; Program Director 2012-2016
Office Hours:: MTR: 9-10AM by appointment.
Email: [[fjtang]]
Phone: 757-221-2684


Allen, Jody L.
Co-Chair and Managing Director of The Lemon Project; Visiting Assistant Professor of History & Africana Studies
Email: [[jlalle]]
Office: Blair 339
Phone: 221-1200
Regional Areas of Research: United States

Blakey, Michael
Professor of Anthropology
Status: On leave 2015-2016
Office: Washington Hall 112
Phone: 757-221-7681
Email: [[mlblak]]

braxton, joanna

Braxton, Joanne M.
Frances L. and Edwin L. Cummings Professor of the Humanities, Africana Studies, and English; Director of Africana Studies Middle Passage Project
Office: Tyler Hall 327
Phone: 757-221-3911
Email: [[jmbrax]]
Webpage: {{http://www.wm.edu/middlepassage/}}


Charity Hudley, Anne
Associate Professor of Education, English and Linguistics, and Africana Studies
Office: Blow 236
Office Hours: Wednesdays 1-3:30 & 6-7 (Blow 236) & by appointment
Phone: 757-221-3930 & 757-221-3009
Email: [[acharity]]


Chouin, Gérard
Coordinator of Concentration in African Studies & Associate Professor of History
Office: Blair 304
Email: glchouin@wm.edu
Regional Areas of Research: Ancient to Modern Africa, Atlantic World, Medieval and Early Modern Europe
Thematic Areas of Research: Comparative and Transnational, Cultural/Intellectual, Imperialism and Colonialism, Environmental, French Atlantic, Historiography and Historical Memory, Material Culture, Religion, Science and Medicine


Compan, Magali
Associate Professor of French
Office: Washington Hall 213
Phone: (757) 221-1721
Email: [[mxcomp]]
Website: {{http://wmpeople.wm.edu/site/page/mxcomp}}


Ely, Melvin Patrick
Kenan Professor of Humanities and History
Office: Blair 301
Email: [[mpelyx]]
Regional Areas of Research: United States
Thematic Areas of Research: African American, American South, Popular Culture and Media, Race and Ethnicity


Glenn, Leah
Associate Professor of Dance & Africana Studies; Chair of Personnel Committee
Office: Adair Hall 404
Email: [[lfglen]]
Phone: 757-221-2782
Website: {{http://wmpeople.wm.edu/site/page/lfglen}}


Green, Artisia V.
Program Director, 2016-2019; Sharpe Associate Professor of Civic Renewal and Entrepreneurship and Associate Professor of Theatre and Africana Studies
Office: PBK Hall 226
Email: [[avgreen]]
Phone: 757-221-2616
Website: {{http://wmpeople.wm.edu/site/page/avgreen}}

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Lott, Patricia
Assistant Professor of English and Africana Studies; Chair of Africana Core Curriculum Sub-Committee
Office:: Tucker Hall 117
Office Hours:: Mondays & Wednesdays, 2-3pm
Phone:: (757) 221-3938
Email:: [[palott]]

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Norman, Neil
Associate Professor of Anthropology
Office:: Washington Hall 107a
Phone:: (757) 221-2960
Website:: http://neil-norman.com

Osiapem, Iyabo
Senior Lecturer of Africana Studies and Linguistics; Director of Africana House: A Learning & Living Community
Office: Tucker Hall 035
Office Hours: Mondays and Wednesdays 1-2 & by appointment
Phone: 757-221-3904
Email: [[ifosiapem]]

Pinson, Hermine
Coordinator of African American Studies; Professor of English & Africana Studies
Office:: Tyler Hall 312
Phone:: 757-221-2437
Email:: [[hdpins]]
Webpage:: {{http://hdpins.people.wm.edu}}

Shiferaw, Admasu
Assistant Professor of Economics and Africana Studies
Office:: Morton Hall 131
Email:: [[ashiferaw]]
Office Phone:: 757-221-2369
Curriculum Vitae:: {{http://www.uni-goettingen.de/en/96769.html}}

Dr. Chinua Akimaro Thelwell

Thelwell, Chinua Akimaro
Assistant Professor of Africana Studies & History
Status:: On leave: 2015-2016
Office:: Millington 249
Email:: cathelwell@wm.edu


Turits, Richard Lee
Associate Professor of Africana Studies, History, and Latin American Studies
Office:: Blair 354
Email:: rturits@wm.edu


Vinson, Robert Trent
Frances L. and Edwin L. Cummings Associate Professor of Africana Studies & History; Coordinator of Concentration in African Diaspora Studies
Office: Blair 211
Email: [[rtvins]]
Regional Areas of Research: Ancient to Modern Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean, United States
Thematic Areas of Research: African American, Comparative and Transnational, Cultural/Intellectual, Imperialism and Colonialism, Race and Ethnicity, Religion

Weiss, Brad
Professor of Anthropology
Office: Washington Hall 116
Email: [[blweis]]
Phone: 757-221-1209
To find out more about Dr. Weiss, visit his website at: {{ http://people.wm.edu/~blweis/BradWeiss/website/bw/Home.html}}