Kevin Dawson

Associate Professor of History
(209) 756-4512
  • Ph.D. in History, 2005 – University of South Carolina
  • M.A. in History, 2000 – California State University, Fullerton
  • B.A. in History, 1997 – California State University, Fullerton
Research Interest 

Professor Dawson's research considers how members of the African diaspora recreated aspects of their African heritage in the Americas. He has conducted field and archival research in West Africa, Barbados and throughout the United States. His topics of expertise include:

  • Atlantic History
  • Early American History
  • African Diaspora