Fort Valley State University  

Dumbuya, Peter

History, Geography, Political Science and Criminal Justice
144 Bond

Teaching history at the university level since 1991.
Licensed to practice law in the State of Alabama since 1999.
Attended and presented numerous papers at professional conferences in the U.S. and abroad (Dominican Republic and South Africa).

Faculty Bio

Ph. D., History, University of Akron, 1991.
J.D., Jones School of Law, 1999.


Tanganyika under International Mandate, 1919-1945, University Press of America, 1995.
Reinventing the Colonial State: Constitutionalism, One-Party Rule, and Civil War in Sierra Leone, iUniverse, 2008.
Two other edited books. Numerous articles and book reviews in scholarly journals.

Research Interests: 

U.S. relations with sub-Saharan Africa.
Colonial and postcolonial state in Africa.
Elections in Africa.
International criminal tribunals in Africa.
War and peace in Africa.

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