Ronald K. Richardson

Ronald K. RichardsonAssociate Professor of African American Studies and History

Office: 745 Commonwealth Ave., Room 618
Phone: 617-353-2796
Education: B.A., M.A., Ph.D. History, State University of New York, Binghampton

Professor Richardson, who joined the Boston University faculty in January 2000 as Associate Professor of History and Director of the African American Studies Program, is the author of Moral Imperium: Afro Caribbeans and the Transformation of British Rule, 1776-1848. His current project is entitled Winston S. Churchill: Imagining the Racial Self. He has taught at SUNY Binghamton, the University of Rhode Island, Howard University, and Clark University in Worcester, MA. Professor Richardson was Assistant Dean at URI and Fordham University in the Bronx, New York. His teaching and research areas include intellectual history, the history and culture of imperialism, world history, and Afro Asian relations.