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. Neil deGrasse Tyson
  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 57,179 3,295
2. James Baldwin63*American writer, novelist 4,523 21,664
3. Angela Davis70American political activist 3,789 27,600
4. Avery Brooks65American actor, director, musician, singer, and professor 2,608 29,510
5. Deborah Prothrow-StithAmerican, Business 1,233 -
6. Anna Deavere Smith63American actress, playwright and professor 1,175 45,927
7. Michael Eric Dyson55Author, professor 673 54,125
8. Henry Louis Gates63American professor 599 56,684
9. Neil deGrasse Tyson55Astrophysicist 542 74,053
10. Cornel West61American philosopher, scholar, public intellectual 441 66,592
11. Toni Morrison83American novelist 438 66,979
12. Anthony Braxton69American musician 430 67,334
13. Thomas Sowell84American economist 372 67,086
14. Marjorie Lee Browne65*American mathematician, educator 281 80,782
15. Tukufu Zuberi55American sociologist 187 88,569
16. Melissa Harris-Perry40American, Pundit 153 99,679
17. W. E. B. Du Bois95*American sociologist, historian and civil rights activist 142 124,351
18. Hamilton E. Holmes54* 121 103,998
19. Anna J. Cooper105*American educator, feminist, essayist 107 106,100
20. Susan Rice49American diplomat 68 125,487
21. Clayborne Carson70American historian 46 135,140
22. Booker T. Washington59*educator 36 173,218
23. Molefi Asante72 32 155,439
24. Winona Cargile Alexander91*Sorority founder 31 159,818
25. Charlotte Hawkins Brown77*American educator 30 179,027
26. Marc Lamont Hill35American, Writer 28 171,330
27. Farai Chideya45American journalist 25 184,476
28. Annette Gordon-Reed55American historian 24 213,328
29. Otelia Cromwell98*American, Writer 24 231,304
30. Alondra NelsonAmerican, Sociologist 22 181,845
31. Vincent BrothersAmerican mass murderer 22 -
32. John HoppsAmerican physicist 21 187,506
33. George C. Royal93American, Scientist 21 186,190
34. M.K. Asante Jr.31American writer, filmmaker and academic 20 192,751
35. Ruth Ella MooreAmerican, Biologist 20 201,577
36. Jacob Carruthers73* 20 201,704
37. William A. Massey (mathematician) 19 195,350
38. Charlotte E. Ray60*Lawyer 18 208,125
39. Cleveland Sellers69Civil rights campaigner 17 276,406
40. John Edgar Wideman73Fiction writer, memoirist, essayist 17 210,168
41. Sylvester James Gates63American physicist 17 240,968
42. St. Elmo Brady82*American, Scientist 16 214,375
43. Marvalene Hughes 16 214,595
44. William Montague CobbAmerican, Anthropologist 13 238,002
45. Elizabeth Alexander (poet)52Poet 12 249,205
46. Glenn Loury65American, Economist 11 268,437
47. John McWhorterPROFESSOR OF LINGUISTICS AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY; SOCIAL COMMENTATOR 11 -
48. Karin Stanford 11 264,772
49. Arlie Petters50American, Scientist 11 262,002
50. Lisa Delpit 11 279,361
51. David BlackwellAmerican mathematician 10 -
52. Jack Ford (politician)67an American Democratic politician who served as the mayor of Toledo, Ohio 10 279,173
53. John Henrik Clarke83*American historian and writer 10 284,833
54. Paul Robeson Jr.American, Critic 10 -
55. Ruth SimmonsAmerican academic 10 -
56. Andrew BrimmerAmerican, Economist 9 -
57. Beulah BurkeAmerican, Educator 9 -
58. Priscilla SladeAmerican, Educator 9 -
59. Robert HaydenAmerican, Writer 9 -
60. Billi GordonAmerican, Screenwriter 8 -
61. Kerrie HolleyResearch computer scientist 8 -
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. Kelly Miller (scientist)American mathematician 7 -
67. Bertice BerryAmerican writer and sociologist 7 -
68. Nelson W. WinbushBlack member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans 6 -
69. Percy Lavon JulianAfrican-American chemist 6 -
70. John OgbuAmerican, Scientist 6 -
71. Lani GuinierAmerican, Educator 6 -
72. Na'im AkbarPsychologist 6 -
73. ZerNona Black 6 -
74. Sidney A. McPheeAmerican, Educator 6 -
75. Winston C. DobyAmerican, Educator 6 -
76. Shelby SteeleAmerican academic 6 -
77. Bobby William AustinAmerican, Sociologist 6 -
78. Gloria Ladson-Billings 6 -
79. Charles Henry Turner (zoologist)American zoologist 6 -
80. Nellie Y. McKayAfrican-American studies scholar 6 -
81. Julia Evangeline BrooksAmerican, Educator 5 -
82. Janie Porter BarrettHarmon prize winner 5 -
83. Jabari AsimAmerican journalist 5 -
84. Claude SteeleAmerican psychologist 5 -
85. Emmett J. Rice 5 -
86. Patrick Francis HealyIrish, Educator 5 -
87. Albert H. WheelerAmerican musician 5 -
88. John Wesley BlassingameAmerican, Historian 5 -
89. France Winddance TwineAmerican, Sociologist 5 -
90. Drew S. Days, III 5 -
91. Fannie Barrier Williams 5 -
92. Edward Jones-ImhotepAmerican, Philosopher 5 -
93. Mordecai Wyatt JohnsonPresident of Howard University 5 -
94. Marion MannUnited States general 5 -
95. Alvin F. PoussaintAuthor, professor, psychiatrist 5 -
96. James B. DudleyAmerican, Educator 4 -
97. Norman FrancisAmerican, Educator 4 -
98. Theophilus Gould StewardAmerican author, educator, clergyman 4 -
99. Roger WilkinsAmerican historian 4 -
100. Alexander Thomas AugustaAmerican Civil War surgeon 4 -
101. Anne Harper Charity Hudley 4 -
102. Leonidas Berry 4 -
103. Merze TateAmerican academic 4 -
104. Leonard JeffriesAmerican academic known for black supremacist and antisemitic views 4 -
105. Arthur J. BondAmerican, Educator 4 -
106. Edward BouchetAfrican American academic 4 -
107. Cuesta BenberryAmerican, Educator 4 -
108. Samuel M. Nabrit 3 -
109. James A. HefnerAfrican American academic, economist 3 -
110. Earl G. YarbroughFormer President of Savannah State University 3 -
111. Wilson Jeremiah MosesAmerican, Historian 3 -
112. Charlene Drew JarvisAmerican politician 3 -
113. Edsel Albert AmmonsAmerican Bishop of the United Methodist Church 3 -
114. Anna Easter BrownAmerican co-founder of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority 3 -
115. Maxine Leeds CraigAmerican, Sociologist 3 -
116. N. K. JemisinAmerican, Writer 3 -
117. Roscoe GilesAmerican, Scientist 3 -
118. Thomas McCants StewartLiberian judge 3 -
119. Lewis WoodsonAmerican academic 3 -
120. Albert J. RaboteauAmerican academic 3 -
121. Charles Bennett Ray 3 -
122. Conrad WorrillAmerican activist and academic 3 -
123. Stuart C. LordAmerican, Educator 3 -
124. Beverly Daniel TatumAmerican academic 3 -
125. Ellis O. KnoxAmerican, Educator 3 -
126. Patricia Hill CollinsAmerican, Sociologist 3 -
127. Edgar ToppinAmerican academic 3 -
128. Charles L. ReasonAmerican mathematician 3 -
129. Asa Grant Hilliard IIIAmerican psychologist 3 -
130. Martha Louise Morrow FoxxAmerican, Educator 3 -
131. Archibald Grimké 3 -
132. Betty E. King 3 -
133. Martin David JenkinsAmerican academic 3 -
134. Pheoris WestAmerican, Artist 3 -
135. Gloria Johnson-PowellAmerican physician 2 -
136. Joel Augustus RogersAmerican historian 2 -
137. Michelle AlexanderAmerican civil rights advocate, writer, and - as of April 2013 - associate professor of law at Ohio State University 2 -
138. Charles R. JohnsonAmerican fiction writer, essayist, and academic 2 -
139. Maria Louise BaldwinPioneering female African American educator 2 -
140. Boyce WatkinsAmerican academic 2 -
141. John G. Jackson (writer)American academic 2 -
142. Michael K. DorseyAmerican, Educator 2 -
143. Manning MarableProfessor of public affairs and African American studies at Columbia University 2 -
144. Edmond KellerAmerican, Educator 2 -
145. Gerald HorneAmerican, Writer 2 -
146. Carolyn MeyersAmerican, Educator 2 -
147. S. O. Y. KeitaAmerican, Anthropologist 2 -
148. Edgar Amos LoveFounded Omega Psi Phi Fraternity 2 -
149. Lerone Bennett, Jr. 2 -
150. John T. Wolfe Jr.President of Savannah State College 2 -
151. Israel HicksAmerican, Director 2 -
152. William Leo HansberryAmerican, Historian 2 -
153. Angela P. HarrisAmerican, Educator 2 -
154. Houston A. Baker, Jr.American, Critic 2 -
155. Ernest Everett JustAmerican marine biologist 2 -
156. Laurence C. JonesAmerican, Educator 2 -
157. Frank M. Snowden, Jr.American diplomat 2 -
158. Randall KennedyAmerican legal scholar 2 -
159. Sidney A. RibeauAmerican, Educator 1 -
160. Louise Thompson PattersonAmerican, Educator 1 -
161. Joseph L. GravesAmerican professor 1 -
162. Claudia TateAmerican literary critic 1 -
163. David Levering LewisAmerican historian 1 -
164. Victoria Gray AdamsActivist 1 -
165. James A. ColstonPresident of the Bronx Community College 1 -
166. Melvin DixonPoet, novelist, professor, translator 1 -
167. C. Eric LincolnProfessor of Religion and of Sociology 1 -
168. Benjamin Arthur QuarlesAmerican historian 1 -
169. Mary McHenryAmerican, Educator 1 -
170. Renee A. BlakeAmerican, Scientist 1 -
171. Linda Darling-HammondAmerican, Educator 1 -
172. Lillie BurkeAmerican, Educator 1 -
173. Andrew Hugine, Jr. 1 -
174. Eileen Wilson-OyelaranAmerican academic 1 -
175. Scott W. WilliamsAmerican mathematician 1 -
176. Richard YarboroughAmerican academic 1 -
177. W. D. WrightAmerican academic 1 -
178. Willis J. King 1 -
179. Harold ScottAmerican actor and director 1 -
180. Thelma GlassAmerican, Scientist 1 -
181. Gloria Randle ScottAmerican academic 1 -
182. Earl LewisAmerican, Educator 1 -
183. Carlton E. BrownAmerican, Educator 1 -
184. Walter E. WilliamsAmerican writer 1 -
185. William Sanders ScarboroughAmerican scholar 1 -
186. Todd Boyd 1 -
187. William Julius WilsonAmerican sociologist 1 -
188. George E. Kent - -
189. Ernest LyonU.S. Minister and Consul General to Liberia - -
190. Benjamin W. ArnettAmerican educator, minister, bishop and elected official - -
191. Gerald EarlyAmerican poet - -
192. William H. Lashgovernment official & law professor - -
193. Nathan HugginsAmerican historian - -
194. Nathan A. Scott, Jr.American literary critic - -
195. Thomas C. HoltAmerican, Historian - -
196. Bobby Jones (academic)American academic - -
197. Dolores CrossAmerican, Educator - -
198. John R. Rickfordsociolinguist - -
199. Dayo Gore - -
200. Reginald WilsonAmerican psychologist - -
201. Joseph Jewell - -
202. Johnnetta B. ColeAmerican, Educator - -
203. Harold CruseAmerican, Educator - -
204. Herb BoydJournalist - -
205. Mat JohnsonWriter - -
206. Michael V. DrakeAmerican, Scientist - -
207. Horace Mann Bond - -
208. John Hope FranklinAmerican, Historian - -
209. Katheryn Russell-BrownAmerican academic - -
210. William Henry Harrison Hart - -
211. Michael Lomax - -
212. Sharon SuttonAmerican architect - -
213. W. E. BennettAmerican, Scientist - -
214. Sara Lawrence-LightfootAmerican, Writer - -
215. John W. E. Bowen, Sr. - -
216. T. J. BryanAmerican, Educator - -
217. William SpriggsAmerican, Economist - -
218. Russell L. AdamsAuthor and professor - -
219. Pearl CleageAmerican novelist - -
220. Jason A. Johnson - -
* deceased (age at death)