Dr. Johnny Bowens is a Senior Lecturer in the Africana Studies Department. His educational background:
- B.A. degree in Sociology from Dillard University, New Orleans, Louisiana in 1968
- M. Ed. Degree in Educational Administration from the University of Arizona , Tucson, Arizona in 1973
- Ph.D degree in Community Sociology from Union Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio in 1978
Dr. Bowens’ interests is in community organizations. He has been involved in numerous civic and community organizations where he has received numerous special awards.