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Dr. Bilal Dabir Sekou

Associate Professor of Political ScienceBilal Sekou
Hillyer Hall 113C
860.768.4231
sekou@hartford.edu

Website:
http://racialdiscoursect.blogspot.com

Education:

Ph.D., Political Science
M.A., Political Science
B.S., Public Administration
B.S., Governmental Economics

Research:

Civic engagement
Racial opinions and public policy

Publications (selected):

"Boosting Latino and Black Political Participation: The Impact of Associational and Religious Resources." (2005) Politics and Policy. 33(3), 444-468.
"The Right to Vote: The Campaign to Restore the Voting Rights of Persons Convicted of a Felony and Sentenced to Probation in Connecticut" (2004). Democracy Works. (Available from Democracy Works, 44 Capitol Avenue, Suite 102, Hartford, CT 06106)
"The Campaign to Restore the Voting Rights of Persons Convicted of a Felony and Sentenced to Probation in Connecticut." American Behavioral Scientist. Forthcoming.

I advise students with interests in:

My advisees tend to be all over the spectrum. I do my best to give them the assistance they need to transfer to the major of their choice.

Why you enjoy teaching Hillyer students:

I view teaching as not only an opportunity to impart knowledge, but also to learn. Hillyer's students have diverse experiences and backgrounds, creating a wonderful learning experience for me also.