Educational Background & Specialties
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Educational Background

  • Ph.D.: Sociology, University of Michigan, 2005
  • M.A.: Sociology, University of Michigan, 1997
  • Graduate Certificate: Latin American & Caribbean Studies, University of Michigan, 2001
  • B.A.: Sociology & African American Studies, Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude, Yale University, 1994


  • Race & Electoral Politics; Blackness in the U.S. and Latin America, White Liberalism & White Conservatism, Racial Rhetoric, Emotions & Identities; The Racialization of Indigeneity; Blacks and Social Class; Race & the Body