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Sharrika Adams

Assistant Professor of Practice
  • Affiliated Assistant Professor, Higher Education


Degrees and/or credentials

  • B.A., English - Wake Forest University
  • M.A., Liberal Studies (MALS) - Wake Forest University
  • Ph.D., Educational Leadership & Policy Studies - Virginia Tech
  • Graduate Certificate, Women's Studies - Virginia Tech


  • Equity & Accessibility

Subject areas / Areas of expertise

  • Time Management
  • Crisis management (higher education)
  • Case management (higher education)

Courses I am teaching Fall semester 2018

  • EDHE 5304, Intro to Student Affairs (tent)

Additional details about myself

I enjoy talking to students about thriving and surviving at VT, Blacksburg and in the NRV!

  • VT doctoral grad
  • former volunteer, Women's Resource Center (NRV)
  • member, First Baptist Church, Blacksburg
  • general VT/Blacksburg survival!