Temple University's African American Studies Department
's implementation and commitment to the Afrocentric paradigm locates it within the category of the Afrocentrism category.
McBride to "completely rebuild" its African American studies department
and its curriculum.
Since its formative years, Georgia State's African American Studies department
has grown to a seven member tenured track faculty (four Associate professors and three untenured Assistant Professors) with a fifty-one course curriculum and sixty-one students who are African-American Studies majors.
The African American Studies Department
had two professors before McBride was hired.
In order for African American studies departments
to offer dance classes, they have to forge relationships with the dance department in their university so that they can use the studios and theater.
Miller (email@example.com) is a doctorial candidate in the African American Studies Department
at Temple University.
As professor in the African American Studies Department
at the University of California at Berkeley, she established the wildly successful Poetry for the People program in 1991.
Eddie Glaude Jr., who is chairman of the African American Studies Department
and a friend.
alumnus of Temple's African American studies department
, has also advised and steered students to the Temple program.
At Yale, she is preparing to chair the African American studies department
Over the last two decades, the Department has continued to be named by academic journals and research investigations as one of the top African American Studies Departments
in the country based on published papers by faculty members.
IHR: Like too many African American Studies departments
across the nation, Temple's department is under attack.