Faculty

Martha Biondi | Professor of African American Studies and History

Martha Biondi
  • Phone: 847-491-4806
  • Office Location: African American Studies Department Crowe 5-107 1860 S. Campus Dr. Evanston, IL 60208-2209
  • E-mail: m-biondi@northwestern.edu

Sherwin K. Bryant | Associate Professor of African American Studies and History; Director of the Center for African American History

Sherwin K. Bryant
  • Phone: 847-491-3756
  • Office Location: African American Studies Department Crowe 5-125 1860 S. Campus Dr. Evanston, IL 60208-2209
  • E-mail: s-bryant@northwestern.edu

Melanie Chambliss | Postdoctoral Fellow

Melanie Chambliss
  • Phone: 847-467-0751
  • Office Location: African American Studies Department Crowe 5-140 1860 S. Campus Dr. Evanston, IL 60208-2209
  • E-mail: melanie.chambliss@northwestern.edu

Barnor Hesse | Associate Professor of African American Studies, Political Science, and Sociology

Barnor Hesse
  • Office Location: African American Studies Department Crowe 5-131 1860 S. Campus Dr. Evanston, IL 60208-2209
  • E-mail: hb-hesse@northwestern.edu

E. Patrick Johnson | Chair of the Department of African American Studies, Carlos Montezuma Professor of African American Studies and Performance Studies

E. Patrick Johnson
  • Phone: 847-491-7958
  • Office Location: 1860 Campus Dr. Crowe 5-101, 1860 S. Campus Dr. Evanston, IL 60208-2209
  • E-mail: e-johnson10@northwestern.edu

John David Marquez | Associate Professor of African American and Latino/a Studies

John David Marquez
  • Phone: 847-467-0503
  • Office Location: African American Studies Department 5-135 Crowe 1860 S. Campus Dr. Evanston, IL 60208-2209
  • E-mail: j-marquez@northwestern.edu

Jennifer Christine Nash | Associate Professor of African American Studies and Gender & Sexuality Studies

Jennifer Christine Nash

Mary Pattillo | Harold Washington Professor of Sociology and African American Studies, Institute for Policy Research Faculty Affiliate, African American Studies Director of Graduate Studies

Mary Pattillo
  • Phone: 847-491-2036
  • Office Location: Department of African American Studies 5-111 Crowe 1860 S. Campus Dr. Evanston, IL 60208-2209
  • E-mail: m-pattillo@northwestern.edu

Nitasha Tamar Sharma | Associate Professor of African American Studies, Asian American Studies, and Performance Studies; Charles Deering McCormick Professor of Teaching Excellence

Nitasha Tamar Sharma
  • Phone: 847-467-0448
  • Office Location: African American Studies Department 5-133 Crowe 1860 S. Campus Dr. Evanston, IL 60208-2209
  • E-mail: n-sharma@northwestern.edu

Tracy Vaughn | Associate Professor of Instruction; Associate Professor in Residence, Liberal Arts Program at Northwestern University, Qatar

Tracy Vaughn
  • Phone: 847-491-3725
  • Office Location: African American Studies Department Crowe 5-128 1860 S. Campus Dr. Evanston, IL 60208-2209
  • E-mail: t-vaughn@northwestern.edu

Celeste Watkins-Hayes | Professor of African American Studies & Sociology, African American Studies Director of Undergraduate Studies

Celeste Watkins-Hayes
  • Phone: 847-491-4805 (AFAM), 847-467-7768 (Soc)
  • Office Location: African American Studies Department 5-113 Crowe 1860 S. Campus Dr. Evanston, IL 60208-2209, Department of Sociology 1810 Chicago Avenue Evanston, IL 60208
  • E-mail: c-watkins@northwestern.edu

Alexander Weheliye | Professor of African American Studies

Alexander Weheliye
  • Phone: 847-491-4863
  • Office Location: African American Studies Department Crowe 5-121 1860 S. Campus Dr. Evanston, IL 60208-2209
  • E-mail: a-weheliye@northwestern.edu