Virginia Tech®home

Ellington T Graves

Snr Instructor-Assistant Provost for Inclusion and Diversity
  • Director, Africana Studies Program
  • InclusiveVT Faculty Fellow, Office for Inclusion and Diversity
  • Senior Instructor, Department of Sociology

Degrees and/or credentials

  • Ph.D., Sociology - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • M.S., Sociology - Virginia Tech
  • B.A., Sociology - Johns Hopkins University


  • Sociology

Subject areas / Areas of expertise

  • Inequality
  • Race and Racial Identity
  • Social Theory
  • African American Studies

Courses I am teaching Fall semester 2018

  • SOC 3104 Sociological Theory