Professor

Presenting “Female Genital Power” in Grand Bassam, Côte d’Ivoire (2017)

A seasoned professor with almost 20 years of classroom experience teaching both graduates and undergraduates, I emphasize active, student-centered learning that respects the range of learning styles.

Currently I am an Affiliated Faculty at Georgetown University in the  Department of Theology and Religious Studies, where I have offered graduate tutorials and served as a consultant to the Director of the Graduate Program.

  • It all happens in the first eight minutes – or less. That’s how long a professor has to capture students’ imagination, to stimulate their curiosity, to persuade them that they are in capable hands and that they can trust you to guide their exploration of an unknown terrain without...

  • Graduate: African and African Diaspora Traditions Methodological Approaches and Contemporary Issues in Religious Studies Ritual and the Embodied Imagination (residential and online delivery) Research Strategies Dissertation Formulation Divination, Synchronicity & the Uncanny...

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  • All significant scholarship is about making a fresh contribution to an ongoing conversation. By engaging in the wider academic conversation we ride on the tide of currents in thinking, and are carried forward on the waves of the most pressing issues. These conversations are always...