Faculty Directory


Allen, Jody L.
Co-Chair and Managing Director of The Lemon Project; Visiting Assistant Professor of History & Africana Studies
Email: [[jlalle]]
Office: Blair 312
Phone: 221-1200
Regional Areas of Research: United States

Blakey, Michael
Professor of Africana Studies, American Studies, and Anthropology
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/}}


Glenn, Leah
Associate Professor of Dance & Africana Studies
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: Morton 122
Email: [[avgreen]]
Phone: 757-221-2616
Website: {{http://wmpeople.wm.edu/site/page/avgreen}}

Osiapem, Iyabo
Senior Lecturer of Africana Studies and Linguistics; Director of Africana House: A Learning & Living Community
Office: Morton Hall 101B
Office Hours: Tuesdays & Thursdays 11-12 and 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}}

Sanford, Mei-Mei
Adjunct Instructor of Africana Studies
Office: 311 Morton Hall
Email: mesanf@wm.edu
Office Phone: (757) 221-1633

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