Advancing excellence through faculty diversity

Yatta Kiazolu

Education:

B.A., History, Delaware State University; M.A., History, University of California, Los Angeles; Ph.D., History, University of California, Los Angeles

Dissertation:

"All the Women Are Meeting:" The National Council of Negro Women, Emerging Africa, and Transnational Solidarity, 1935-1966

Thesis Advisor:

Brenda Stevenson, Professor of History, University of California, Los Angeles

Research Topic:

Class, citizenship, and Black women’s global imaginary in the era of African Decolonization

Mentor:

Dayo Gore, Professor of Ethnic Studies, University of California, San Diego

Current Position:

President’s Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Ethnic Studies, University of California, San Diego