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Novella Keith

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Novella Keith, PhD, program director and course instructor. Dr. Keith is a professor emerita of Temple's Urban Education Program with extensive experience in Jamaica. A sociologist, she is interested in connecting issues that face urban students and communities in the United States and poor people in developing countries. She has lived, taught and done research in Jamaica over many years. Her main research and practice interests include community partnerships, social justice pedagogies and service learning as an approach to student engagement and community change. This work is centered on issues of race, class, difference and democratic participation.

For more information contact Dr. Novella Keith at novella.keith@temple.edu

Position Title: 
Faculty
Department: 
Urban Education Program
Education: 
PhD in Sociology, Rutgers University
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