African-American academics

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Top 10: African-American academics

The top 10 members of this list - ranked by most page views:
  1. Condoleezza Rice
  2. James Baldwin
  3. Angela Davis
  4. Avery Brooks
  5. Deborah Prothrow-Stith
  6. Anna Deavere Smith
  7. Michael Eric Dyson
  8. Henry Louis Gates
  9. Toni Morrison
  10. Cornel West

African-American academics - the complete list

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Below you will find our complete list of African-American academics - there are currently 220 records in this list.
# Celebrity AgeDescription Views Rank
1. Condoleezza Rice59American Republican politician; U.S. Secretary of State; political scientist 54,740 3,295
2. James Baldwin63*American writer, novelist 4,280 21,673
3. Angela Davis70American political activist 3,362 27,607
4. Avery Brooks65American actor, director, musician, singer, and professor 2,474 29,521
5. Deborah Prothrow-StithAmerican, Business 1,142 -
6. Anna Deavere Smith63Playwright, actress 993 45,953
7. Michael Eric Dyson55Author, professor 650 54,168
8. Henry Louis Gates63American professor 581 56,732
9. Toni Morrison83American novelist 418 67,058
10. Cornel West60American philosopher, scholar, public intellectual 412 66,669
11. Anthony Braxton68American musician 402 67,414
12. Neil deGrasse Tyson55Astrophysicist 386 74,150
13. Thomas Sowell83American economist 367 67,166
14. Marjorie Lee Browne65*American mathematician, educator 256 80,903
15. Tukufu Zuberi54American sociologist 169 88,704
16. Melissa Harris-Perry40American, Pundit 146 99,832
17. W. E. B. Du Bois95*American sociologist, historian and civil rights activist 123 124,572
18. Hamilton E. Holmes54* 117 104,162
19. Anna J. Cooper105*American educator, feminist, essayist 104 106,267
20. Susan Rice49American diplomat 58 125,710
21. Clayborne Carson69American historian 43 135,392
22. Booker T. Washington59*educator 32 173,582
23. Molefi Asante71 31 155,762
24. Winona Cargile Alexander91*Sorority founder 31 160,150
25. Marc Lamont Hill35American, Writer 26 171,689
26. Charlotte Hawkins Brown77*American educator 25 179,407
27. Otelia Cromwell98*American, Writer 24 231,782
28. Farai Chideya44American journalist 24 184,867
29. Annette Gordon-Reed55American historian 23 213,775
30. Alondra NelsonAmerican, Sociologist 22 182,230
31. John HoppsAmerican physicist 21 187,904
32. George C. Royal92American, Scientist 21 186,588
33. M.K. Asante Jr.31American writer, filmmaker and academic 20 193,154
34. Ruth Ella MooreAmerican, Biologist 20 202,002
35. William A. Massey (mathematician) 19 195,759
36. Jacob Carruthers73* 18 202,129
37. Charlotte E. Ray60*Lawyer 17 208,564
38. John Edgar Wideman72Fiction writer, memoirist, essayist 17 210,606
39. Sylvester James Gates63American physicist 17 241,464
40. St. Elmo Brady82*American, Scientist 16 214,821
41. Marvalene Hughes 16 215,041
42. William Montague CobbAmerican, Anthropologist 13 238,491
43. Elizabeth Alexander (poet)51Poet 12 249,711
44. Lisa Delpit 11 279,923
45. Glenn Loury65American, Economist 11 268,978
46. John McWhorterPROFESSOR OF LINGUISTICS AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY; SOCIAL COMMENTATOR 11 -
47. Karin Stanford 11 265,300
48. Arlie Petters50American, Scientist 11 262,526
49. Cleveland Sellers69A Man who Contributed to the fight against discrimination among African Americans 10 276,962
50. David BlackwellAmerican mathematician 10 -
51. Jack Ford (politician)66an American Democratic politician who served as the mayor of Toledo, Ohio 10 279,735
52. John Henrik Clarke83*American historian and writer 10 285,403
53. Ruth SimmonsAmerican academic 9 -
54. Beulah BurkeAmerican, Educator 9 -
55. Priscilla SladeAmerican, Educator 9 -
56. Robert HaydenAmerican, Writer 9 -
57. Kerrie HolleyResearch computer scientist 8 -
58. Andrew BrimmerAmerican, Economist 8 -
59. Vincent Brothers 8 -
60. Kelly Miller (scientist)American mathematician 7 -
61. Bertice BerryAmerican writer and sociologist 7 -
62. J. Ernest Wilkins, Jr.American nuclear physicist 7 -
63. Anthony Davis (composer)American composer 7 -
64. St. Clair DrakeAfrican-American sociologist 7 -
65. Abram Lincoln HarrisEconomist, anthropologist, academic 7 -
66. Shelby SteeleAmerican academic 6 -
67. Bobby William AustinAmerican, Sociologist 6 -
68. Nelson W. WinbushBlack member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans 6 -
69. Charles Henry Turner (zoologist)American zoologist 6 -
70. Nellie Y. McKayAfrican-American studies scholar 6 -
71. Percy Lavon JulianAfrican-American chemist 6 -
72. John OgbuAmerican, Scientist 6 -
73. Lani GuinierAmerican, Educator 6 -
74. Winston C. DobyAmerican, Educator 6 -
75. Paul Robeson Jr.American, Critic 6 -
76. Sidney A. McPheeAmerican, Educator 6 -
77. Gloria Ladson-Billings 6 -
78. Janie Porter BarrettHarmon prize winner 5 -
79. Alvin F. PoussaintAuthor, professor, psychiatrist 5 -
80. Julia Evangeline BrooksAmerican, Educator 5 -
81. Patrick Francis HealyIrish, Educator 5 -
82. Jabari AsimAmerican journalist 5 -
83. John Wesley BlassingameAmerican, Historian 5 -
84. Emmett J. Rice 5 -
85. Na'im AkbarPsychologist 5 -
86. Albert H. WheelerAmerican musician 5 -
87. Fannie Barrier Williams 5 -
88. France Winddance TwineAmerican, Sociologist 5 -
89. Drew S. Days, III 5 -
90. Marion MannUnited States general 5 -
91. Edward Jones-ImhotepAmerican, Philosopher 5 -
92. Mordecai Wyatt JohnsonPresident of Howard University 5 -
93. James B. DudleyAmerican, Educator 4 -
94. Cuesta BenberryAmerican, Educator 4 -
95. Claude SteeleAmerican psychologist 4 -
96. Norman FrancisAmerican, Educator 4 -
97. Theophilus Gould StewardAmerican author, educator, clergyman 4 -
98. Leonidas Berry 4 -
99. Alexander Thomas AugustaAmerican Civil War surgeon 4 -
100. Anne Harper Charity Hudley 4 -
101. Arthur J. BondAmerican, Educator 4 -
102. Edward BouchetAfrican American academic 4 -
103. Leonard JeffriesAmerican academic known for black supremacist and antisemitic views 4 -
104. Merze TateAmerican academic 3 -
105. Patricia Hill CollinsAmerican, Sociologist 3 -
106. Edgar ToppinAmerican academic 3 -
107. Charlene Drew JarvisAmerican politician 3 -
108. Pheoris WestAmerican, Artist 3 -
109. Asa Grant Hilliard IIIAmerican psychologist 3 -
110. James A. HefnerAfrican American academic, economist 3 -
111. Earl G. YarbroughFormer President of Savannah State University 3 -
112. Martin David JenkinsAmerican academic 3 -
113. Thomas McCants StewartLiberian judge 3 -
114. Edsel Albert AmmonsAmerican Bishop of the United Methodist Church 3 -
115. Samuel M. Nabrit 3 -
116. Maxine Leeds CraigAmerican, Sociologist 3 -
117. N. K. JemisinAmerican, Writer 3 -
118. Wilson Jeremiah MosesAmerican, Historian 3 -
119. Beverly Daniel TatumAmerican academic 3 -
120. Ellis O. KnoxAmerican, Educator 3 -
121. Anna Easter BrownAmerican co-founder of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority 3 -
122. Charles Bennett Ray 3 -
123. Conrad WorrillAmerican activist and academic 3 -
124. Roscoe GilesAmerican, Scientist 3 -
125. ZerNona Black 3 -
126. Archibald Grimké 3 -
127. Albert J. RaboteauAmerican academic 3 -
128. Billi GordonAmerican, Screenwriter 3 -
129. Charles L. ReasonAmerican mathematician 3 -
130. Stuart C. LordAmerican, Educator 3 -
131. Martha Louise Morrow FoxxAmerican, Educator 3 -
132. Charles R. JohnsonAmerican fiction writer, essayist, and academic 2 -
133. Edmond KellerAmerican, Educator 2 -
134. Gerald HorneAmerican, Writer 2 -
135. Lewis WoodsonAmerican academic 2 -
136. S. O. Y. KeitaAmerican, Anthropologist 2 -
137. Edgar Amos LoveFounded Omega Psi Phi Fraternity 2 -
138. Lerone Bennett, Jr. 2 -
139. John T. Wolfe Jr.President of Savannah State College 2 -
140. Carolyn MeyersAmerican, Educator 2 -
141. William Leo HansberryAmerican, Historian 2 -
142. Angela P. HarrisAmerican, Educator 2 -
143. Betty E. King 2 -
144. Roger WilkinsAmerican historian 2 -
145. Israel HicksAmerican, Director 2 -
146. Frank M. Snowden, Jr.American diplomat 2 -
147. Randall KennedyAmerican legal scholar 2 -
148. Houston A. Baker, Jr.American, Critic 2 -
149. Ernest Everett JustAmerican marine biologist 2 -
150. Laurence C. JonesAmerican, Educator 2 -
151. Maria Louise BaldwinPioneering female African American educator 2 -
152. Boyce WatkinsAmerican academic 2 -
153. Gloria Johnson-PowellAmerican physician 2 -
154. Michael K. DorseyAmerican, Educator 2 -
155. Walter E. WilliamsAmerican writer 1 -
156. William Sanders ScarboroughAmerican scholar 1 -
157. Thelma GlassAmerican, Scientist 1 -
158. William Julius WilsonAmerican sociologist 1 -
159. Sidney A. RibeauAmerican, Educator 1 -
160. Louise Thompson PattersonAmerican, Educator 1 -
161. Joel Augustus RogersAmerican historian 1 -
162. Benjamin Arthur QuarlesAmerican historian 1 -
163. Claudia TateAmerican literary critic 1 -
164. Todd Boyd 1 -
165. Victoria Gray AdamsActivist 1 -
166. James A. ColstonPresident of the Bronx Community College 1 -
167. Melvin DixonPoet, novelist, professor, translator 1 -
168. Joseph L. GravesAmerican professor 1 -
169. Michelle AlexanderAmerican civil rights advocate, writer, and - as of April 2013 - associate professor of law at Ohio State University 1 -
170. Mary McHenryAmerican, Educator 1 -
171. David Levering LewisAmerican historian 1 -
172. Linda Darling-HammondAmerican, Educator 1 -
173. Lillie BurkeAmerican, Educator 1 -
174. Andrew Hugine, Jr. 1 -
175. C. Eric LincolnProfessor of Religion and of Sociology 1 -
176. Manning MarableProfessor of public affairs and African American studies at Columbia University 1 -
177. Richard YarboroughAmerican academic 1 -
178. W. D. WrightAmerican academic 1 -
179. Willis J. King 1 -
180. Harold ScottAmerican actor and director 1 -
181. Eileen Wilson-OyelaranAmerican academic 1 -
182. Gloria Randle ScottAmerican academic 1 -
183. Earl LewisAmerican, Educator 1 -
184. Carlton E. BrownAmerican, Educator 1 -
185. John Hope FranklinAmerican, Historian - -
186. Scott W. WilliamsAmerican mathematician - -
187. Thomas C. HoltAmerican, Historian - -
188. Michael Lomax - -
189. Sharon SuttonAmerican architect - -
190. W. E. BennettAmerican, Scientist - -
191. Dayo Gore - -
192. John W. E. Bowen, Sr. - -
193. T. J. BryanAmerican, Educator - -
194. William SpriggsAmerican, Economist - -
195. Johnnetta B. ColeAmerican, Educator - -
196. Renee A. BlakeAmerican, Scientist - -
197. Pearl CleageAmerican novelist - -
198. Jason A. Johnson - -
199. Michael V. DrakeAmerican, Scientist - -
200. Ernest LyonU.S. Minister and Consul General to Liberia - -
201. Benjamin W. ArnettAmerican educator, minister, bishop and elected official - -
202. Gerald EarlyAmerican poet - -
203. William Henry Harrison Hart - -
204. Russell L. AdamsAuthor and professor - -
205. Nathan HugginsAmerican historian - -
206. Nathan A. Scott, Jr.American literary critic - -
207. Sara Lawrence-LightfootAmerican, Writer - -
208. Bobby Jones (academic)American academic - -
209. Dolores CrossAmerican, Educator - -
210. John R. Rickfordsociolinguist - -
211. William H. Lashgovernment official & law professor - -
212. Reginald WilsonAmerican psychologist - -
213. Joseph Jewell - -
214. Katheryn Russell-BrownAmerican academic - -
215. George E. Kent - -
216. Harold CruseAmerican, Educator - -
217. Herb BoydJournalist - -
218. Mat JohnsonWriter - -
219. John G. Jackson (writer)American academic - -
220. Horace Mann Bond - -
* deceased (age at death)

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