Raymond Gavins
  • Raymond Gavins

  • Professor
  • History
  • 302 Carr Building
  • Campus Box 90719
  • Phone: (919) 684-2508
  • Fax: (919) 681-7670
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Other

    Fellowships: Ford, NEH, Rockefeller, Southern, Carter G. Woodson Institute, Whitney M. Young Jr., Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.

    Co-recipient: Distinguished Oral History Project Award, Oral History Association, 1996; Carey McWilliams Book Award, 2002; Lillian Smith Book Award, 2002.

    Julian Francis Abele Achievement Award, Black Graduate and Professional Student Association, 1998.

    Recipient: John W. Blassingame Award, Southern Historical Association, 2008

  • Specialties

    • Race and Ethnicity
    • Cultural History
    • African, Middle East and Asia
    • United States and Canada
  • Research Summary

    Research and teaching: Modern America, Afro-America, and American South.
  • Research Description

    Research and teaching: Modern America, Afro-America, and American South
  • Education

      • PhD,
      • University of Virginia,
      • 1970
      • MA,
      • University of Virginia,
      • 1967
      • BA,
      • Virginia Union University,
      • 1964
  • Recent Publications

      • R. Gavins.
      • "A Historical Overview of the Barriers Faced by Black American Males in Pursuit of Higher Education."
      • Ed. Henry T. Frierson, Willie Pearson Jr., and James H. Wyche.
      • Diversity in Higher Education: Diminishing Proportions,
      • Vol. 6
      • Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing Limited,
      • Submitted, 2009.
      • 13-29.
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  • Teaching

    • HISTORY 348.01
      • CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT
      • Allen 103
      • TuTh 01:25 PM-02:40 PM
    • HISTORY 482S.01
      • CAP SEM: POST-CIVIL RGHTS AMER
      • Physics 047
      • Th 03:05 PM-05:30 PM
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