Frank Roberts

Frank Leon Roberts is a Ford Foundation Fellow based at Yale and NYU. His fall 2015 course "Black Lives Matter: Race, Resistance, and Popular Protest" is offered in NYU's Gallatin School.

Frank Leon Roberts is simultaneously on the faculty of NYU's Gallatin School of Individualized Study, a Ford Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Fellow in NYU's Graduate School of Arts and Science, and a graduate student in Religion and African American Studies at Yale University.

He has previously taught at the City University of New York (at Hunter College and John Jay College of Criminal Justice), the New School for Public Engagement, and the W.E.B. DuBois Scholars Institute at Princeton University, among others.

A New York City native, he lives in Harlem. Visit