Professor and Chair of Africana Studies
210 Oechsle Center for Global Education
(610) 330-5993


  • Ph.D., Howard University

Wendy Wilson-Fall is an Associate Professor in Africana Studies at Lafayette College where she recently assumed the Directorship of the Africana Studies Program. Previously, Dr. Wilson-Fall, served as Chair of Pan African Studies at Kent State University, Ohio, and as Director of the West African Research Center (in Dakar), where she served for five years from 1999-2004. Wilson-Fall works on themes of identity, culture, local histories and social space. Research and publishing include both African diaspora and continent-based projects.