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Program Directors

Jenifer L. Bratter

Jenifer L. Bratter
Associate Professor, Sociology
Director, Program for the Study of Ethnicity, Race, and Culture

Contact: (713)-348-4254,


Justin Denney

Justin Denney, Ph.D

Director, UHP

 Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology



Tony PinnAnthony B. Pinn
Agnes Cullen Arnold Professor of Humanities
Director, Center for Engaged and Collaborative Learning (CERCL)
Ph.D., Harvard University
Interests: African American Religions, African American Religious Thought, Religion in Popular Culture, African American Humanism
Contact: 713-348-2710,

Ruth N. López Turley

Ruth N. López Turley
Professor of Sociology

Associate Director of Research, Kinder Institute for Urban Research
Director, Houston Education Research Consortium

Contact: 713-348-5713,


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