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Assistant Professor, African and African American Studies & Women and Gender Studies, School of Social Transformation, Arizona State University

Mako Fitts Ward, PhD is Director of the Social Transformation Lab and Assistant Professor of African American and Women and Gender Studies in the School of Social Transformation Arizona State University. She is the co-editor of The Pandemic Reader: Exposing Social (In)justice in the Time of COVID-19 (DIO Press, 2021). Her writing has appeared in a wide range of journals, edited volumes and popular news blogs, including Huffington Post, The Conversation and Ms.


  • 2019–present
    Clinical assistant professor, Arizona State University