University of Vermont

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NIKKI KHANNA

Assistant Professor
Sociology
Phone:(802)656-2162
Email Address:Nikki.Khanna@uvm.edu
Public Relations:Lee Ann Cox (802) 656-1107; leeann.cox@uvm.edu
Specialty:race, identity, biracial/multiracial people
Biography:Khanna specializes in the areas of race, identity, and biracial and multiracial people in America. Currently, her research projects include a study of black-white biracial adults living in the South, a comparative analysis of the shared experiences of multiracial black-white individuals and middle-class black Americans, and the effect of group identity on perceptions of justice and injustice. She currently teaches a variety of courses at UVM that look at race relations in the US and abroad.