Academics: Faculty

Angela Farris Watkins, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Vice Chair of Psychology

Ph.D., Georgia State University
M.Ed., Georgia State University
B.A., Spelman College
Spelman College, 1996

Courses Taught:
Psychology of the African American Experience
Educational Psychology
Risky Behaviors
Liberation Psychology of MLKing

Current Areas of Research:
Learning styles, HIV/AIDS prevention for African-American college students,
and the psychological implications of the teachings of Martin Luther King

Books Written:
African American Psychology Review, Pearson Publishing, 2004
"My Uncle Martin's Big Heart, Abrams Publishing, 2010
My Uncle Martin's Words for America, Abrams Publishing, 2011
Martin Luther King Jr. A King Family Tribute, Abrams Publishing, 2013

Spelman College
350 Spelman Lane, SW
P.O. Box 346
Atlanta, GA 30314-4399

Location: Giles Hall, Room 315
Office: 404-270-6096
Department Fax: 404-270-5632

E-mail: awatkin1@spelman.edu