Hakim Mohandas Amani Williams is an Assistant Professor of Africana Studies, Director of Peace & Justice Studies, and an Affiliate of Education, Globalization Studies and Public Policy at Gettysburg College. His doctorate is in International Educational Development with a focus in Peace Education from Columbia University, and his research and writing center on school/structural violence, educational inequity, and youth/community empowerment. He was a Visiting Scholar (2015-2016) at the Advanced Consortium on Cooperation, Conflict and Complexity (AC4) at the Earth Institute, Columbia University. He travels the world conducting workshops on restorative circles, mediation and conflict resolution with students, teachers, parents, and community leaders.
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