Dr. Kimberly Monroe

Assistant Professor of Global Affairs

Phone: 202-884-9287
Office: Main 324


  • B.A., History & Black Studies, Grambling State University
  • M.A., Mass Communication, Grambling State University
  • M.A., History, Grambling State University
  • Ph.D., African Diaspora History & Women's Studies, Howard University


  • The Association for the Study of Classical African Civilizations (ASCAC)
  • Association of Black Women Historians (ABWH), Life Member
  • Rutgers University: Center for Minority Serving Institutions, 2020 ELEVATE Fellow, 2021
  • Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC)- WARC Fellow, 2020

Select Works Published

  • “Womanifesto: Historicizing the Literary Activism of Claudia Jones and Assata Shakur.” Slavery to Liberation: The African American Experience, 2nd Edition
    Kimberly F. Monroe, Eastern Kentucky University Library, 2022
  • “Gigi Lamayne Album Review”
    Kimberly F. Monroe, Words Beats & Life: The Global Journal of Hip-Hop Culture, Special Issue on South Africa, 2022
  • “Writing Toward a Black Liberation: Claudia Jones’ Black Nationalist/Internationalist Activism.”
    Kimberly F. Monroe, 76 King Street Vol. 5. Journal of Liberty Hall: The Legacy of Marcus Garvey., 2021