Tyrone R. Simpson

Associate Professor of English and Director of Africana Studies

Tyrone Simpson is an Associate Professor of English, who also teaches in the programs of Urban Studies, Africana Studies and American Studies. He has been a fellow at the Carter G. Woodson Institute for African and African American Studies at the University of Virginia and a fellow for the Woodrow Wilson Fellowship Program in Princeton, New Jersey. He has interests in American nationalism, immigration and mobility, black intellectual thought, and critical race theory.

BA, University of Virginia; MA, Boston College; MA, Xavier University; PhD, Indiana University-Bloomington
At Vassar since 2004


Eleanor Butler Sanders Hall
Box 659