Lacey P. Hunter

Lacey P. Hunter


lahunter [at]



Office Location

431 Conklin Hall
175 University Ave.
Newark, NJ 07102

Office Hours

By Appointment

Lacey Hunter received her PhD from Drew University. Her dissertation focused on the role of African American religious ideologies on racial constructions. She holds an MA in American History from Rutgers University-Newark and is currently teaching courses on African American Studies and Afro-American History. She is actively involved in organizations that help urban students transition into college, as well as collaborative programs for “at-risk” college freshman. She is also deeply committed to restructuring historical teaching and encouraging greater literacy rates among students of color.

Courses Taught

Introduction to African American and African Studies, I and II
The African American Community
Afro-American History, I and II
History of Hip Hop