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Faculty Spotlight: Luise White

Faculty Spotlight: Luise White

Published: Sep 18th, 2017

Dr. Luise White spent the past year researching and writing as a Fellow of the National Humanities Center in North Carolina. Her newest book will focus on white soldiers in the… Read More

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Oliver Walther

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Oliver Walther

Published: Sep 1st, 2017

Dr. Olivier Walther joins the Center for African Studies this year as a Visiting Associate Professor. He is an Associate Professor in Political Science at the University of Southern Denmark, the Africa… Read More

Emeritus Faculty Spotlight: Hunt Davis

Emeritus Faculty Spotlight: Hunt Davis

Published: Apr 17th, 2017

Dr. Richard Hunt Davis, Jr. is Emeritus Professor of History and African Studies at the University of Florida. He is currently the Editor-in-Chief of the African Studies Quarterly (ASQ), which is… Read More

Emeritus Faculty Spotlight: Rene Lemarchand

Emeritus Faculty Spotlight: Rene Lemarchand

Published: Feb 6th, 2017

Dr. René Lemarchand is Emeritus Professor of Political Science and African Studies at the University of Florida. Dr. Lemarchand was born in France in 1932 and first came to the… Read More

Emeritus Faculty Spotlight: Goran Hyden

Emeritus Faculty Spotlight: Goran Hyden

Published: Jan 9th, 2017

Dr. Goran Hyden is Emeritus Professor of Political Science and African Studies at the University of Florida. Significantly attracted by UF’s Center for African Studies, Dr. Hyden first came to… Read More

Emeritus Faculty Spotlight: Anita Spring

Emeritus Faculty Spotlight: Anita Spring

Published: Nov 28th, 2016

Dr. Anita Spring is Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, African Studies, Latin American Studies, and Women’s Studies at the University of Florida. Dr. Spring first came to UF in 1973 and… Read More

Emeritus Faculty Spotlight: Barbara McDade Gordon 

Emeritus Faculty Spotlight: Barbara McDade Gordon 

Published: Oct 24th, 2016

Barbara McDade Gordon, is a faculty member in the Geography Department; and affiliate of the Center for African Studies, and African American Studies Program.  Upon her retirement from UF in… Read More

Faculty Spotlight: Nancy Rose Hunt

Faculty Spotlight: Nancy Rose Hunt

Published: Oct 17th, 2016

In Fall 2016, Nancy Rose Hunt joined the University of Florida as Professor of History & African Studies. We are pleased to report that she recently received the 2016 Martin A. Klein Prize… Read More

Emeritus Faculty Spotlight: Aida A. Bamia

Emeritus Faculty Spotlight: Aida A. Bamia

Published: Oct 10th, 2016

Our first Emeritus Professor featured in the news bulletin, Dr. Aida A. Bamia is Emeritus Professor of Arabic Language and Literature at University of Florida. Dr. Bamia first joined UF… Read More