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Harper, Diane

Senior Instructor
Boston University
School Affiliation

Cambridge College School of Education

Academic Focus

African American studies

Courses Taught

Many courses in writing, literature, critical thinking, and African American studies, both at U.S. colleges and West African schools.


M.A. - Boston University - African American studies
B.A. - Boston University - English language and literature

Professional Experience
  • Massachusetts Bay Community College: Chair, Literature and Cultural Studies Department, and Professor
  • Suffolk University: Master lecturer, English Department
  • Boston University Medical School Instructor
  • Davis Education & Research: Director of Program Development
  • Wheelock College Adjunct Instructor
  • Northeastern University: Academic Counselor, African-American Institute
Awards & Recognitions
  • Who’s Who among American Women
  • Who’s Who among Women Executives
  • Who’s Who among University Women
  • Northeastern University: Special Award for Community and Academic Services
  • Urban League Award for Community Service
  • Marquis’ Who’s Who in America
  • Marquis’ Who’s Who in The World