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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

Department Chair

Jacqueline Goldsby
Professor of English, African American Studies and American Studies

Director of Graduate Studies

Daphne Brooks
William R. Kenan, Jr. Prof of African American Studies, and Prof. of Theater Stds, American Stds, and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Stds

Director of Undergraduate Studies

Aimee Cox
Associate Professor of Anthropology and African American Studies

Senior Administrative Assistant/Chair’s Assistant

Vanessa Epps
Phone:  203.432.1177

Academic Support Assistant (Registrar)

Kirsten Dudley
Phone:  203.432.1170
(Please contact Kisten Dudley regarding all inquiries about admissions to African American Studies.)

Senior Operations Manager

Jasmine Williams

Phone:  203.432.1682

Financial Assistant

Joanna Szczubelek