FDDS Fellows

Fellows of the award-winning Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars program help to create an inspired intellectual community, offer mentorship and academic support, and forge lasting connections with students. FDDS Fellows facilitate curated experiences in and out of the classroom to position scholars for graduate and professional school, foster cultural enrichment, and support career awareness and readiness.

Caroline DeLeon Adjunct Instructor First Year Advising, Office of

Caroline serves as the Assistant Director of First Year Advising with the Office of Undergraduate Studies. She previously worked with AU as the Coordinator of Multicultural and First-Generation Progra


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Omekongo Dibinga Professorial Lecturer SIS - School of International Service

Dr. Omékongo Dibinga is the UPstander. His life’s mission is to inspire all across the globe to take a stand when they witness an injustice, no matter how small or large. He is a motivational speaker,


Noemi Enchautegui-de-Jesus Sr Professorial Lecturer CAS - Psychology

Dr. Enchautegui-de-Jesus received her MA and PhD in Community Psychology from New York University. She was a postdoctoral fellow with the NIMH’s Family Research Consortium III at the University of Mic


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