Academic interests

Caribbean Development, the African Diaspora, Globalization, and the Sociology of Sport.


Teaching Excellence Recognition Award (TERA), IUPUI, 1998. Minority Faculty Development Grant, Office for Professional Development, IUPUI, 2001. Overseas Conference Grant, Office of International Programs, IU, Bloomington, 2003. International Projects and Activities Grant, President’s Council on International Programs, IU, Bloomington, 2003.


Articles in Canadian Woman Studies/les cahiers de la femme, and Race, Class and Gender: An Interdisciplinary & Multicultural Journal.


Caribbean Planning Committee, Central Indiana Community Foundation, Indianapolis, IN., Jobs with Justice Committee, Indianapolis, IN.