Dr. Worth Kamili Hayes

Worth Kamili Hayes is an Associate Professor of History and Director of Academic and  Learning Outcomes at Tuskegee University. He is the author of Schools of Our Own: Black  Chicago‚Äôs Golden Age of Private Education (Northwestern University Press, 2020). His work  focuses on African-American education, urbanization, and post-World War II activism. His  research has been aided by the generous support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the  National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Vivian G. Harsh Society.