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Laura Rosanne Adderley
Program Director, Africana Studies
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The position of Africana Studies Program Director rotates among the faculty members affiliated with the Program. The current program Director is Laura Rosanne Adderley.

Jointly Appointed Faculty
Myrlene Bruno Professor of Practice Department of French & Italian Tulane University
Myrlene Bruno
Professor of Practice French & Italian and Africana Studies
Ruth Carlitz
Ruth Carlitz
Assistant Professor of Political Science & Africana Studies
Michael Cunningham
Professor, Psychology, Africana Studies, and Linguistics
Christopher Dunn
Associate Professor, Spanish & Portuguese & Africana Studies
Z'étoile Imma
Nghana Lewis
Associate Professor of English & Africana Studies
Sabia McCoy-Torres
Assistant Professor
Frank Ukadike
Associate Professor, Communication & Africana Studies
Affiliated Faculty

In addition to the faculty who hold joint appointments Africana Studies, there are approximately thirty other faculty members with research and teaching interests in Africana Studies.