Dr. Rosa Banda

Toyin Ajisafe
Assistant Professor

Department of Educational Leadership, Curriculum and Instruction

Faculty Center 211

(361) 825-3834


Rosa M. Banda, Ph.D. is Assistant Professor of Educational Leadership at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Formerly, Dr. Banda was a Research Associate to the Samuel DeWitt Proctor Chair in Education in the Graduate School of Education at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. Dr. Banda earned her Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration and Human Resource Development from Texas A&M University-College Station. She holds a M.Ed. in Adult & Higher Education with a cognate in Bicultural/Bilingual Studies and a B.A. in Communications with a concentration in Public Relations from the University of Texas at San Antonio, respectively. In addition to numerous national and international presentations, Dr. Banda's most recent publications include two co-edited books titled Priorities of the professoriate: Engaging multiple forms of scholarship across rural and urban institutions and Black faculty in the academy: Narratives for negotiating identity and achieving career success. Dr. Banda’s primary research interests include: High achieving Latinas in engineering, Gifted Poor Students of Color, Faculty Diversity, and Qualitative Research.

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