Faculty of Color: Benefits, Challenges, and Future Directions
Wednesday Oct 31st, 2012 - Wednesday Oct 31st, 2012
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Whitsett Room, Sierra Hall 451
The Department of Pan African Studies invites you to a discussion on Faculty of Color: Benefits, Challenges, and Future Directions featuring
J. Luke Wood, PhD, an Assistant Professor of Administration, Rehabilitation, and Postsecondary Education at San Diego State University (SDSU).
This presentation will highlight current and emerging research on faculty of color in academe. Dr. Wood will discuss the benefits of faculty of color to the students, communities, and institutions that they serve. His presentation will also address challenges to faculty of color representation and incorporation in the academy. In covering these topics, Wood will facilitate a dialogue on how faculty, administrators, and students can best support the success of Black, Latino/a, Native American, and Asian faculty members.
Name: Dr. Cedric Hackett
Department of Pan African Studies, DuBois-Hamer Institute for Academic Achievement, Graduate Research and International Programs