Chezare A. Warren

Assistant Professor of Teacher Education, Michigan State University

Dr. Chezare A. Warren is an Assistant Professor of Teacher Education at Michigan State University. He has about a decade of professional experience as an urban educator, and is a recipient of numerous recognitions for his scholarship including the 2018 AERA Division K “Early Career Award”. Author of Urban Preparation: Young Black Men Moving from Chicago’s South Side to Success in Higher Education (Harvard Education Press, 2017), Dr. Warren’s research has been published in top peer-reviewed journals including Urban Education, Race Ethnicity and Education, Journal of Negro Education, and the Journal of Teacher Education. For more information, visit


  • 2014–present
    Assistant professor, Michigan State University