Namphy, Mychel

Namphy, Mychel

Curriculum Vitae

Assistant Professor

Phone: 718-262-2477
Office Location: AC-2A02A


Degree Institution Field Dates
PhD  Princeton University     
BA  Columbia College     
For over a decade Dr. Mychel J. Namphy has been lecturing, teaching, and writing about African American literature, culture, and politics, in such diverse venues as churches and mosques, police academies and drug treatment centers, Ivy League colleges, graduate schools, high schools, elementary schools, and prisons.

Dr. Namphy has held teaching positions at Princeton University and at Rutgers University. At York College, he teaches courses on African American and Native American literature, art, and music, and constantly encourages his students to explore the connections between our cultural practices and our struggle for freedom, justice, equality, and dignity.

Areas of Expertise

African American Literature
Native American Literature