Travis Dumas

Travis Dumas is a Ph.D. student at the University of California, Los Angeles in the Urban Schooling program. Travis completed his undergraduate degree at UCLA where he also became a McNair research scholar, examining the impacts of stereotyping and stereotype threat on the retention of African-American male college students. Accompanied by his research experience is three years of education related work experience including college access mentoring, tutoring, and peer advising. While his research interests are evolving they continue to revolve around race, policy, and inequalities in education.