User Profile for William Darity (wdarity)
Bio: William A. T- , Jr.
William A. “Sandy” Darity, Jr. is Cary C. Boshamer Professor of Economics and adjunct faculty in Sociology at the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill. He also serves as Research Professor of Public Policy Studies, African and African American Studies and Economics at Duke University. At UNC, he currently is Director of the Institute of African American Research, a center on campus that focuses on peoples of the African Diaspora. Previously he has served as Director of the Moore Undergraduate Research Apprenticeship Program, Director of the Undergraduate Honors Program in economics, and Director of Graduate Studies. He was a Fellow at the National Humanities Center and a Visiting Scholar at the Federal Reserve's Board of Governors. He is a Past President of the National Economic Association and the Southern Economic Association. He has taught at Grinnell College, the University of Maryland at College Park, the University of Texas at Austin, Simmons College, and Claremont-McKenna College. He also has been named Editor-in-Chief of Macmillan Reference's new edition of the International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, projected for publication in 2008.
Joined: Mar 13 '08
Last login: Mar 13 '08