• Kirsten T. Edwards is faculty in the department of Educational Policy Studies, as well as affiliate faculty for African & African Diaspora Studies, and the Center for Women’s & Gender Studies at Florida International University in Miami, Florida. She currently serves as a mentor professor in the Office of the Vice Provost to Advance Women, Equity & Diversity. Her research merges philosophies of higher education, college curriculum and pedagogy. More specifically, Dr. Edwards is interested in the ways that the globalization of higher education perpetuates racial asymmetries and antiBlackness.

research interests

  • Globalization of Higher Education
    College Curriculum
    Gender Studies
    Black Studies

selected scholarly works & creative activities

full name

  • Kirsten Edwards