Mobilities, Transitions, Transformations

James A. BANKS

University of Washington, Seattle, USA

James A. Banks holds the Kerry and Linda Killinger Endowed Chair in Diversity Studies and is Founding Director of the Center for Multicultural Education at the University of Washington, Seattle.  Professor Banks is a member of the National Academy of Education, a past President of the American Educational Research Association (AERA) and of the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS). He is also an AERA Fellow. He is the editor of the Routledge International Companion to Multicultural Education, the Encyclopedia of Diversity in Education, and the Multicultural Education Series of books published by Teachers College Press, Columbia University. His work in multicultural education is known and influential throughout the world. His books have been translated into Greek, Japanese, Chinese, Korean, and Turkish.