Barbara Carter, Ph.D.
With extensive experience in teaching, in research and in higher education administration, Barbara Carter has been at Spelman since 1981. Her research has focused on topics of race relations and social change and also on the experiences of women and girls in penal institutions. She is the co-author of, "Protest, Politics and Prosperity: Black Americans and White Institutions, 1940-75." Her current interests include race relations in global context, with special emphasis on Brazil.