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African American Studies Department

Mailing Address: (U.S. Postal Service)

Yale University
Department of African American Studies
PO Box 208212
New Haven, CT 06520-8212

Street Address: (UPS and FedEx)

Yale University
Department of African American Studies
81 Wall Street - Room 104
New Haven, CT 06520

Telephone & Fax numbers

Phone: 203.432.1177
FAX: 203.432.2102

Email Address

afamstudies@yale.edu

Department Chair

Gerald Jaynes, Acting Chair (2018-2019)
Professor of Economics and African American Studies

Director of Graduate Studies

Kobena Mercer
Professor in the History of Art and of African American Studies

Director of Undergraduate Studies

Anthony Reed
Associate Professor of English and African American Studies

Academic Support Assistant (Registrar)

Jodie Stewart-Moore
203.432.1170
(Please contact Jodie Stewart-Moore regarding all inquiries about admissions to African American Studies.)

Operations Manager

Jasmine Williams

Financial Assistant

Edith Rotkopf

Senior Administrator

Webmaster / Social Media Editor
Lisa Monroe
203.432.1177