Robert Samuel Smith
Ph.D., Bowling Green State University, 2002
M.A., Central Michigan University, 1997
B.A., Purdue University, 1992
African American history, Civil Rights, Legal History, Race and Law
African American history, Civil Rights history, U.S. Legal history, African Americans and Law, General African American Diaspora Studies
African Americans and the Legal Process
African American History Surveys I, II.
Co-Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of History
Robert Samuel Smith. Race, Labor & Civil Rights: Griggs v. Duke Power and the Struggle for Equal Employment Opportunity. Baton Rouge, La: Louisiana State University Press, 2008.
Robert Samuel Smith, Zachery Williams, Seneca Vaught, Babacar M’Baye (the Africana Cultures and Policy Studies Institute), “A History of Black Immigration into the United States through the Lens of the African American Civil and Human Rights Struggle.” In Immigrant Rights in the Shadows of United States Citizenship, ed. Rachel Ida Buff. New York: New York University Press, 2008.
Robert Samuel Smith and Debra Smith, HBO’s The Wire: Media Placement and Post-Industrial Landscapes.” In Africana Cultures and Policy Studies: How African American History, Culture, and Studies Can Transform Africana Public Policy, ed. Zachery Williams. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.