Teresa A. Booker

Teresa A. Booker

Associate Professor
Phone number: 
212.237.8090
Room number: 
9.63.05NB

Education

PhD       The Graduate Center of the City University of New York (CUNY)
M Phil    The Graduate Center of the City University of New York (CUNY)
MA        The Graduate Center of the City University of New York (CUNY)
BA         The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Bio

Teresa A. Booker is a political scientist and tenured Associate Professor.  She teaches courses in Africana Studies, ethnic studies and restorative justice. Her doctoral dissertation examined the strategies used to deliver humanitarian relief during Operation Lifeline Sudan. Her research interests include peacemaking and the implementation of public policy.   She has published in the peer-reviewed journals The National Journal of Urban Education and Practice, The International Journal of Restorative Justice, The Journal of Pan African Studies, and The International Journal of Regional and Local Studies.  She is the editor of Race and Urban Communities, a book published by The University of Akron Press.

Professor Booker is the current Deputy Executive Office of the Ph.D. Program in Criminal Justice's Policy Oversight and Administration track (Graduate Center).

 
 
 

Research interest

Research interests: customary law in colonial Africa and comparative poltical systems (Africa)

Expertise

Areas of expertise: international relations, restorative justice in Africa, and the implementation and evaluation of public policy