Dr. Natalie Aikens

Visiting Assistant Professor
Office hours by appointment

Natalie Aikens is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Social Transformation Studies. Although her training is in English Departments, Dr. Aikens has also taught Latinx Studies for the last five years. Dr. Aikens was guest co-editor of the special 2023 issue of The Global South journal, "The Plantationocene and/in the Global South," and is editor of the essay collection Marking the Plantationcene in the Americas: New Directions in the Critical Thought (forthcoming, SUNY Press). Outside of her teaching and research , Dr. Aikens enjoys hanging out with her two dogs, running, playing the piano, and watching tennis and fooball.