Faculty

The faculty of ethnic studies  is committed providing you with an understanding of the forces that have made African Americans, Native Americans, and Latinos and Asian Americans integral and yet distinct groups in American society.

Melissa Gonzalez

Melissa Gonzalez
Ph.D., Columbia University

I specialize in U.S. Latina/o and 20th century Latin American literature and culture, gender studies, and queer theory.

Tae-Sun Kim

Tae-Sun Kim

I am a multicultural education specialist with over ten years of experience teaching, leading, and consulting on matters related to students of color at predominantly White institutions of higher learning.

Ernest Jeffries

Ernest Jeffries

I have been Davidson's assistant dean of student life for 15 years, and have seen Davidson welcome a tremendously more diverse student body during that time.