Wesleyan portrait of Chinwe Ezinna Oriji

Chinwe Ezinna Oriji

Assistant Professor of Sociology


BS Rutgers University
MPHIL University of Cambridge
PHD University of Texas Austin

Chinwe Ezinna Oriji

Chinwe Ezinna Oriji is a Black Studies scholar whose research and teaching focus on Race, Racialization, and Blackness, Nigerian Studies, White Western Imperialism and Immigration, Black Feminisms and Anti-Black Capitalism. Chinwe's most recent article, “From Biafra to Police Brutality is published in Ethnic and Racial Studies.

Academic Affiliations

Office Hours

Student Hours: Tuesdays 11:45-12:45


Spring 2021
SOC 151 - 03
Introductory Sociology

SOC 323 - 01
"Racing" Across Africa

Fall 2021
SOC 151 - 04
Introductory Sociology

SOC 352 - 01
Race, Immigration, and Empire