African American Studies

Dr. Alphonso Simpson, Jr.

Dr. Alphonso Simpson, Jr.


From: Andalusia, Alabama
Started at WIU:  Fall 2000
Areas of Specialization:

  • African American Music
  • Black Popular Culture
  • African American Religion
  • Black Male/Female Relationships

Bachelors Degree: Alabama State University - 1995
Masters Degree: University of Missouri-Columbia - 1997
Doctoral Degree: University of Wyoming – 2001