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Faculty & Staff

Program Coordinator

Joseph Derrick Nelson

Associate Professor

Coordinator of Black Studies

Educational Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 957-6493
  2. Pearson 109

Cheryl Sharp

Administrative Coordinator

Interdisciplinary Programs Office

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-7750
  2. Trotter Hall 107
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Debbie Sloman

Administrative Assistant in Classics, Interdisciplinary Programs

Classics

Interdisciplinary Programs

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8165
  2. Trotter Hall 110 Classics
  3. Trotter Hall 107 Interdisciplinary Programs
Debbie Sloman

Program Committee

Peter Schmidt

William R. Kenan Jr., Professor

English Literature

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8156
  2. Lang Performing Arts Center 206
  3. Office Hours:

    Wed 4-5 and by appointment

Lorin Jackson

Black Studies Librarian and Interim Head of Access + User Services

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8478
  2. McCabe Library 112

Subject specialist for Black Studies.

Schedule an appointment.

Timothy Burke

Professor

Co-Director of the Aydelotte Foundation

On leave 2021-2022

History

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8115
  2. Trotter 206
  3. Parrish W201

Interests: Africa, cultural studies

Professor Timothy J. Burke

Syd Carpenter

Professor of Art, Peggy Chan Professorship in Black Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8069
  2. Beardsley 217
Syd Carpenter

Désirée Díaz

Assistant Professor

Department of Spanish

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-7682
  2. Kohlberg 338

Interests: Latin American literature and cultural studies, Caribbean literature and visual culture, US Latino/a studies, film studies, performance studies, popular and material culture, urban studies. 

Désirée Díaz

Anthony Foy

Associate Professor, On Leave AY 20-21

English Literature

Black Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-6867
  2. Lang Performing Arts Center 207 (On Leave)
  3. Office Hours:

    On Leave, 2020-2021 Academic Year

Foy 2015

Nina A. Johnson

Associate Professor of Sociology

Sociology and Anthropology

Black Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 690-5773
  2. Kohlberg 243
  3. Office Hours:

    Spring 2021
    Tuesdays 11:00am- 1:00pm, by appointment

Dion Lewis

Associate Dean and Director of the Black Cultural Center

Black Cultural Center

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8455
  2. Black Cultural Center Main
  3. Parrish Hall 122
Dion Lewis

Christy Schuetze

Associate Professor of Anthropology; Chair

Sociology and Anthropology

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8108
  2. Kohlberg 238
  3. Office Hours:

    Wednesdays 2:00- 3:00pm EST, by appointment

Christy Schuetze

Carina Yervasi

Associate Professor of French and Section Head

Program Coordinator for Global Studies

French and Francophone Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8167
  2. Kohlberg 309

Program Associates

Val Smith

President

President's Office

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8314
  2. Parrish Hall E236S
Valerie Smith

Sarah Willie-LeBreton

Provost and Dean of the Faculty

Professor of Sociology

Provost's Office

Sociology and Anthropology

Black Studies

Contact

  1. Phone: (610) 328-8319
  2. Parrish Hall 228