People

Faculty

Sandra M. Lawrence

Professor of Psychology and Education; Chair, Education Division; Director, Middle and Secondary Teacher Licensure Programs; Thematic Minors Co-chair
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Bruce M. Arnold

Associate Professor of Classics, on sabbatical

Leah Glasser

Dean of Studies and Lecturer in English

Lenore Reilly

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Education; Senior Advisor to the President; Interim Director of PaGE

Preston H. Smith II

Professor of Politics, on leave Fall 2016

Preston H. Smith II regularly teaches courses on Urban Policy, Black Migrations, Black Metropolis, and American Politics. He received a Whiting fellowship to study race and social housing in the Netherlands. His research interests include class and African-American politics, neoliberalism, and urban policy, and affordable housing policy. He is the author of Racial Democracy and the Black Metropolis: Housing Policy in Postwar Chicago as well as numerous articles and book chapters.

Lucas Wilson

Chair and Associate Professor of Africana Studies; Professor of Economics

Lucas Wilson focuses much of his work on the philosophy and methodology of economics, Marxism, the political economy of race, and exploring the various economic and noneconomic conditions that restrict opportunities and inhibit social progress for African-Americans.

Staff

Cheryl McGraw

Academic Department Coordinator
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