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AFRICANA STUDIES FACULTY

In addition to being teachers, HWS professors are researchers and scholars in their fields. Faculty members devote time outside the classroom to engage students in research projects.


Christopher Annear

Chair

Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Sociology (2011)

B.A., Cultural Anthropology, Hampshire College, 1996
M.A., Sociocultural Anthropology, Boston University, 2004
Ph.D., Sociocultural Anthropology, Boston University, 2010


E-mail link | Personal Bio

Telephone: x3447
Office: 214 Stern Hall

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Kanate Dahouda

Associate Professor of French and Francophone Studies (2001)

Ph.D., University Laval
M.A., (and post-masters) Universite Nationale de Cote d'Ivoire
B.A., Universite Nationale de Cote d'Ivoire

E-mail link | Personal Bio | Personal Homepage

Telephone: 3799
Office: 304 Smith Hall

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Kevin Dunn

Associate Professor of Political Science (2001)

Ph.D., Boston University
M.A., Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
B.A., Davidson College

E-mail link | Personal Bio | Expert Page

Telephone: 3436
Office: 115 Stern Hall

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Alan I. Frishman

Professor of Economics (1976)

Ph.D., Northwestern University
M.A., Northwestern University
Certificate in African Studies, Northwestern University
B.S., (mathematics) City College of NY (CUNY)

E-mail link | Personal Bio

Telephone: 3417
Office: 316 Stern Hall

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Catherine Gallouet

Professor of French and Francophone Studies (1986)

Ph.D., Rutgers University
M.A., Rutgers University
B.A., Hope College, Cum Laude
Bacalauréat, Lettres et Philosophie, Académié de Grenoble

E-mail link | Personal Bio

Telephone: 3795
Office: 310 Smith Hall

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Keoka Grayson

Chair

Assistant Professor of Economics (2012)

Ph.D., University of Arizona
M.S., Economics, University of Arizona
M.S., Mathematics, University of New Orleans
B.A., Xavier University

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William Harris

Instructor of History (2009)

B.A. Alabama State University, 2000
M.A. University of Akron, 2002
M.A. Cornell University, 2005
Ph.D. Cornell University, expected Fall 2009/Spring 2010

E-mail link | Personal Bio

Telephone: 3577
Office: Henry House

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Marilyn Jimenez

Associate Professor of African Studies (1984)

Ph.D., Columbia
M. Phil., Columbia
M.A., Columbia
B.A., Barnard

E-mail link | Personal Bio

Telephone: 3791
Office: 120 Stern Hall

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Kelly Johnson

Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance (2010)



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Office: 201 Winn-Seeley Gymnasium

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George Joseph

Professor of French and Francophone Studies Emeritus (1986)

Ph.D., Indiana
M.A., Indiana
B.A., Oberlin Certificat des literatures d'Afrique et de Madagascar from the University Cheikh Anta Diop of Dakar, in Senegal

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Rodmon King

Assistant Professor of Philosophy (2005)

Ph.D., University of Rochester (2012)
M.A. University of Rochester (2003)
B.A. Roberts Wesleyan College (1999)

E-mail link | Personal Bio

Telephone: 3169
Office: Delancey House, Room 3

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Marie-Helene Koffi-Tessio

Assistant Professor of French and Francophone Studies (2012)

M.A. & Ph.D., Princeton University (2007)
M.A., University of Virginia, Charlottesville (2000)
Diplôme d'Études Approfondies, Paris 3 - Sorbonne Nouvelle (1994)

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DeWayne Lucas

Associate Professor of Political Science/Associate Dean of Faculty (2000)

Ph.D., Political Science, Binghamton University (SUNY)
M.A., Political Science, Binghamton University (SUNY)
B.A., Political Science,University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

E-mail link | Personal Bio | Expert Page

Telephone: 3902
Office: 112 Stern Hall

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James McCorkle

Assistant Professor, General Curriculum (1992)

B.A. Hobart College, 1976 M.F.A. and Ph.D. from the University of Iowa

E-mail link | Personal Bio

Telephone: 3632
Office: 308 Smith Hall

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Justin Rose

Assistant Professor of Political Science (2013)



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Elizabeth Thornberry

Assistant Professor of History (2011)

Ph.D., Stanford University, 2011
M.St., St. Cross College, Oxford University, 2005
B.A., Harvard College, 2004

E-mail link | Personal Bio

Office: Henry House

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