Saheed Adejumobi, PhD

Saheed Adejumobi, PhD

PhD, History

Associate Professor, History Afflliated with African & African American Studies and Film Studies

Phone: 206-296-2485

Building/Room: Casey 410-04

Saheed Adejumobi CV (PDF)

Teaching and Research Interests

African History
African American History
African Diaspora Intellectual and Cultural History
Global African Films
Music and Politics of the Black Diaspora


Saheed A. Adejumobi is Associate Professor in the History Department at Seattle University.  He also teaches with Film Studies and the Global African Studies Program.  He holds degrees from the University of Lagos, the University of Oregon, and The University of Texas at Austin where he was awarded his Ph.D.  He has taught at The University of Texas at Austin, Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, and Zhejiang Normal University in Jinhua, China.  Dr. Adejumobi specializes in African and African American History, and African Diaspora intellectual and cultural traditions.  His work also focuses on China-Africa international and cultural relations.