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Brandi Blesset, Ph.D.

Portrait of Dr. Brandi Blessett
Assistant Professor; 2016 W.E.B. Du Bois Scholar
Rutgers University, Camden

Dr. Brandi Blessett is an assistant Professor in the Department of Public Policy & Administration at Rutgers University-Camden. She focuses on social justice by examining the role public institutions and administrative actions play in facilitating disadvantage for underserved populations. Her passion lies in working with organizations that provide services to underrepresented groups, including but not limited to: returning citizens (e.g. formerly incarcerated persons), LGBTQI people of color, and low-income urban communities of color.

Learn about Dr. Blessett's research "Intersectional Subjection and Law Enforcement: Examining Perceptions Held by LGBTQ People of Color in New Orleans, LA."

Date Created: July 17, 2016