Associate Professor of African American Studies
Dayo F. Gore is Associate Professor in the Department of African American Studies at Georgetown University. She arrives from the Department of Ethnic Studies and Critical Gender Studies Program at the University of California-San Diego (UCSD), where she served as the Chair of Ethnic Studies and Founding Director of the Black Studies Project (BSP), a collaborative research center. Professor Gore received her Ph.D. in History from New York University. She is the author of Radicalism at the Crossroads: African American Women Activists in the Cold War (2011) and co-editor of Want to Start A Revolution: Radical Women in the Black Freedom Struggle (2009). Professor Gore is a member of Scholars for Social Justice and currently working on a book length study of African American women’s transnational travels and activism in the long Twentieth Century.