NETWORK PROFESSOR YORK/UNESCO NIGERIAN HINTERLAND
Dr. Shepherd has received numerous awards, most recently a Publication Grant from the University of the West Indies for Slavery Without Sugar (2001), as well as the Scouloudi Foundation Historical Award in 1998. Prior to her tenure as a Network Professor with the Nigerian Hinterland Project, Dr. Shepherd was Scholar-in-Residence, College of Charleston, spring 2000. Her present research interests focus on Jamaican economy and society, particularly non-sugar sectors of the economy. She is also completing work on the Asian diaspora in the Caribbean.
|Department of History, York University, Toronto, Canada
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