We have brought together an interdisciplinary group of scholars across campuses and schools who are leaders in their respective fields in the study of race and ethnicity and equity.

Hedwig Lee

Co-director, CRE2; Professor of Sociology; Courtesy, Brown School; Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Affiliate

Criminal Justice; Family; Gender; Health Disparities; Population Health; Social Stress, Structural Racism

William Acree

Co-director, CRE2; Professor of Spanish; American Culture Studies (Affiliate) and Performing Arts (Affiliate)

Latin American Cultural History; Popular & Material Culture; Global Street Cultures; Public Space & State Formation; Afro-Latin America

Cynthia Rogers M.D.

Associate Director, CRE2; Full Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Early Adversity
Health Disparities
Brain Development
Child Psychiatric Disorders
Perinatal Psychiatric Disorders
Psychosocial Stress

Gmerice Hammond

Associate Director, CRE2; Instructor of Medicine, Cardiology

Health care policy implementation
Value based payments
Racial and socioeconomic based inequities in outcomes
Social determinants of health

Tila Neguse

Associate Director, CRE2

Community Building; Neighborhoods; Art and Activism

Adrienne Davis

Founding Director, CRE2; William M. Van Cleve Professor of Law; Professor of Organizational Behavior & Leadership

Law; Slavery; Feminism; Misogynoir; Gender; Critical Race Theory; Reparations