Assistant Director, Engaged Scholarship
Shawntay Stocks has over ten years of experience in service and community based learning, coordinating service and diversity programs, and teaching. Shawntay obtained her Bachelor’s degree in History from Guilford College in 1998, and a Master’s degree in English and African American Literature from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University in 2005. Currently, Shawntay is a Ph.D. candidate in the Language, Literacy and Culture program at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County where her dissertation research focuses on faculty diversity within higher education. Throughout graduate school, she has continued working with Participatory Action Research (PAR), planning service-learning and graduate conferences, and continues to train students, faculty and staff on diversity and cultural competence.