Welcome to Africana Studies!

We are the first Department of Black/ Africana Studies. Please see our History to find out more. This page features links to our most current announcements and events.


Events and Announcements

Join us for food, fun and film in the Coppola Theatre as we kick off Black History Month with guests from New York and beyond who will host an hour long documentary, give a short live performance a

Assistant Professor of Africana Studies / Black Psychology

The Department of Africana Studies in the College of Ethnic Studies at San Francisco State University invites applicants for a full-time tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor to commence in August 2015. Application Deadline December 8, 2014

Time to register for spring classes! Be sure to check in with your faculty advisor.

Sponsored by Africana Studies Department

Come out and join us as we partake of good food, fun and fellowship.  The Chicken & Juice Luncheon will take place in the Ethnic Studies/Psychology Building Room 116 12-2pm.

Gloria Rolando is an award-winning Afro-Cuban filmmaker. Her work primarily focuses on the experience of Africans in the diaspora and the Caribbean.