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The African and African American Studies program at Northeastern Illinois University is comprised of faculty and instructors from many academic areas throughout higher education. This program not only gives students a solid foundation in African and African American studies, but real world applications and lessons from experience teaching professionals.

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Sharon Bethea

Associate Professor, Counselor Education and AFAM Coordinator and Program Advisor
Counselor Education
(773) 442-5545
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Russell Benjamin

Political Science
(773) 442-4776
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Chielozona Eze

(773) 442-5807
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Alvin Farmer

(773) 442-5849
BBH 307-H
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Courtney Francis

Instructor, Undergraduate Clinical Advisor
Social Work
(773) 442-5872
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Alfred Frankowski

(773) 442-5796
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Nicole Holland

Educational Inquiry and Curriculum Studies
(773) 442-5543
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Gilo Kwesi C. Logan Ed.D. portrait image

Gilo Kwesi Logan

Justice Studies
(773) 442-4790
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Tracy Luedke

Coordinator, Global Studies Program
(773) 442-5621
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Job Ngwe

Curriculum Specialist: Research
Social Work
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Wamucii Njogu

Dean, Sociology and Associate Professor
Office of the Dean Room 158 - Bernard Brommel Hall
Jeanine Ntihirageza Ph.D. portrait image

Jeanine Ntihirageza

Department Chair, Coordinator
(773) 442-5873
Lech Walesa Hall 3062
T.Y. Okosun Ph.D. portrait image

T.Y. Okosun

Department Chair (Interim)
Justice Studies
(773) 442-5453
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Olivia Perlow

Women & Gender Studies Coordinator, Associate Professor of Sociology
(773) 442-4773
Northeastern Illinois University
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BarBara Scott

Professor Emeritus
(773) 442-4775
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Marshall Thompson

Political Science Chair
Political Science
(773) 442-4269
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Donald Waddell

Social Work
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Northeastern Illinois University-LWH 2053
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Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies

African and African American Studies

AFAM Faculty and Staff

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AFAM Faculty and Staff

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