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Associate Professor
785-864-2236
213M Bailey Hall

Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin

 

Jacob Dorman
Associate Professor
3612 Wescoe Hall

Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles

Also appointed in History.

Assistant Professor
213L Bailey Hall
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Associate Professor
785-864-2303
213M Bailey Hall

Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley

Full Professor, Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Chair, Department of American Studies
785-864-5373
213D Bailey Hall

Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin

Also appointed in African and African-American Studies.

Randal Jelks
Professor
785-864-9476
213N Bailey Hall

Ph.D. Michigan State University

Also appointed in African and African-American Studies.

Margaret Kelley
Associate Professor

Ph.D. New York University

Joo Ok Kim
Assistant Professor
785-864-1965
213K Bailey Hall
Professor, Chair, African and African American Studies
785-864-5569
11A Bailey Hall

Ph.D. University of Illinois

Also appointed in African and African-American Studies.

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Associate Professor
785-864-2503
3068 Wescoe Hall

Ph.D. SUNY - Buffalo

Also appointed in English.

Christopher Perreira
Assistant Professor
785-864-1980
Bailey Hall, Room 213J
David Roediger
Foundation Distinguished Professor
785-864-2309
213E Bailey Hall
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Professor
785-864-2305
Bailey Hall, Room 213-G

Ph.D. University of California, Santa Cruz

Robert Warrior
Hall Distinguished Professor of American Literature & Culture

Ph.D. Union Theological Seminary
Also appointed in English


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