Skip to main content

Karin Shapiro

Associate Professor of the Practice in the Department of African and African American Studies
African & African American Studies
Box 90252, Durham, NC 27708
243D Friedl Building, Box 90252, Durham, NC 27708
Office hours Wednesdays 3:30pm-5:00pm  

Awards & Honors


Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Teaching Award (ADUTA)

Other Duke University · 2018

W.E.B. Du Bois Institute Fellow,

National Harvard University (declined) · 2008

Social Science Research Institute Faculty Fellow

University Duke University · 2007 "Understanding the Transformed and Transforming South: Perspectives on Race, Economics, Politics and Public Policy."

John Hope Franklin Humanities Institute Fellow

University Duke University · 2005

Post-Doctoral Fellowship for Research in the United States

Other South African Human Sciences Research Council · 1994

Ernest Oppenheimer Memorial Trust Fund Fellowship

Other Oppenheimer Memorial Trust · 1987

Fulbright Fellowship 1985-1989

International Institute for International Education · August 1985 Fellowship for graduate study at Yale University. Granted for 4 years.

Alexander Bouchet Prize in African-American Graduate Studies

University Yale University · 1983