Nghana Lewis

Associate Professor of English

Office: Norman Mayer Room 108
Telephone: (504) 862-8179
Fax: (504) 862-8958

Nghana Lewis, holds the Louise & Leonard Riggio Professorship in Social Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship, and is jointly appointed in English and African & African Diaspora Studies. Her areas of research include black literary and cultural studies; criminal justice reform; K12 education; and HIV/AIDS.  Dr Lewis is the recipient of the 2010 Suzanne & Stephen Weiss Presidential Fellowship for excellence in undergraduate teaching and founding faculty coordinator of Tulane's South Africa Summer Study Abroad (SASSA) program.  Currently, she serves as interim director of Tulane's program for Social Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship.

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5000