The Center for

"Race," Culture and Social Justice

Promoting faculty scholarship and teaching on “race” and social justice across the curriculum and fostering an inclusive atmosphere among students, faculty, and the Hofstra community at large.

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Dr. Jonathan Lightfoot, Director

Dr. Veronica Lippencott, Associate Director

Roosevelt 203
130 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549-1300, USA

Phone: 516-463-6585

Faculty Summer Research Grants

Supporting research, scholarship, and curriculum development focused on race and social justice.

Library Research Assistance

Empowering students by providing individualized attention to research needs.


Visiting Research Scholars Program

Hosting researchers from other institutions to foster intellectual exchanges.


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Blog Posts

Visit the blog for The Center for “Race,” Culture and Social Justice at Hofstra University.

Selected Publications Authored By Advisory Board Members