Carla J DuBose-Simons
Dr. Carla J DuBose-Simons received her doctorate in American History from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York in February 2013. Her research interests include New York City history, African American history, and the history of community formation. She is the author of “Fighting Against Jim Crow Hiring” in The Economic Civil Rights Movement: African Americans and the Struggle for Economic Power which was published by Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group in 2013. Her latest article on black settlement in the South Bronx “Movin’ on Up: African Americans in the South Bronx in the 1940s” was published in the Fall 2014 issue of the New York State Historical Association’s quarterly journal New York History.
Dr. DuBose-Simons teaches 20th Century American History and African American history classes. She also advises the Black Student Union.
Office location: Classroom Bldg. – Rm 29
Title(s): Instructor of History
Department/Division: Humanities Department / School of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
- Doctor of Philosophy in History, concentration in American and African American history, Graduate Center of the City University of New York
- 20th Century American History
- African American history
Publications and Presentations:
- “World War II”, Jim Crow Encyclopedia, ed. Nikki L. M. Brown and Barry M. Stentiford, (Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 2008.)
- “Fighting Against Jim Crow Hiring.”The Economic Civil Rights Movement, ed. Michael Ezra. (New York: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, 2013.)
- “Movin’ on Up: African Americans in the South Bronx in the 1940s” New York History: A Quarterly Journal, Fall 2014, Vol 95 Issue 4, p. 543