Dr. Evelyn Hu-DeHart

Professor of History, American Studies & Ethnic Studies
Providence, Rhode Island
United States

Focus Areas

Community & Civic Engagement
Community Based Participatory Research
Economic Security
Trade / Foreign Policy
Higher Education
Racial Equity & Healing
Asian-American & PI Communities
Indigenous Communities
Latino / Hispanic Communities
Racial Equity & Healing
Social Justice
Immigration & Border Issues
Social Justice


Evelyn Hu-DeHart is Professor of History at Brown. She joined Brown from the University of Colorado at Boulder where she was Chair of the Department of Ethnic Studies and Director of the Center for Studies of Ethnicity and Race in America. She has also taught at the City University of New York system, New York University, Washington University in St. Louis, University of Arizona and University of Michigan, as well as lectured at universities and research institutes in Mexico, Peru, Cuba, France, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and China. In 2014-2015, she directed The Consortium for Advanced Studies Abroad (CASA) -- Havana, Cuba, and in 2015-2016, she was Visiting Professor in Singapore.