Greg Austin

Assistant Professor

Office Hours

By appointment


  • PhD, Political Science, The University of Alabama
  • MS, Political Science, University of Southern Mississippi
  • BA, History & Political Science, Franklin Pierce College

Greg Austin is Assistant Professor in the Department of Gender & Race Studies. He earned his PhD in political science while he was a Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) Doctoral Scholar. His research and teaching primarily concern activism and resistance in African American/Queer politics, African American/Queer social movements, and mixed-race political subjectivity.

Selected Publications

McKnight, Utz and Greg Austin. 2023. “The Black Professor.” In This Era of Black Activism, eds. Mary Marcel and Edith Joachimpillai. Washington, DC: Lexington Books. 187-206.