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Undergraduate Research

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Name: Dr. Kimberly E. Simmons
Phone: 803-777-0822
Campus: Columbia
College: Arts and Sciences
Department: Anthropology
Campus (2): Columbia
College (2): Arts and Sciences
Department (2): African American Studies
Building: Harper College
Center/Institute: Latino Immigration Studies, Consortium for
Center/Institute (2): African American Research, Institute for
Position: Director of Latin American Studies, Associate Professor; Associate Dean of Honors College
Research Interests: Racialization and socialization processes; identity formation; cultural construction of race and gender; women’s organizations; international migration; African American culture, color, and colorism; Black ethnic groups in the United States; African American – Latino relations; and African Diaspora communities; Dominican Republic, United States, Brazil, African Diaspora, Latin America, Hispanic Caribbean
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