ERIC Number: EJ1131620
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Abstractor: As Provided
Resilient Scholars: Reflections from Black Gay Men on the Doctoral Journey
Means, Darris R.; Beatty, Cameron C.; Blockett, Reginald A.; Bumbry, Michael; Canida, Robert L., II; Cawthon, Tony W.
Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice, v54 n1 p109-120 2017
Using an intersectionality and Black queer studies framework, this article presents reflections from Black gay men who are current doctoral students or recent graduates of higher education, student affairs, and leadership studies programs to provide a deeper understanding of the challenges and successes that they experienced during their doctoral journey. The authors conclude with recommendations for providing comprehensive support for doctoral students who are at the intersection of identities, specifically Black gay men.
Descriptors: Males, African Americans, Homosexuality, Graduate Students, College Graduates, Student Personnel Services, Leadership, Doctoral Programs, Student Needs, Identification (Psychology)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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