"The successful completion of doctoral degrees by minority students does not result from graduate study alone but rather depends on the presence of intellectual building blocks in middle school, high school and undergraduate education."
Dr. Henry T. Frierson

Contact

Please submit all website changes to nc-opt-ed@unc.edu.

AGEP
Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate Program

NC A&T Kenneth H. Murray, Ph.D., P.E.
Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Juanda Johnson-Taylor, STAR Coordinator

T: 336.334.7920
F: 336.334.7282
jjtaylor@ncat.edu
www.ncat.edu/~gradsch
School of Graduate Studies
North Carolina A&T University
Greensboro, NC 27411
NCSU David M. Shafer, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean
Graduate School

Alison Al-Baati, Assistant Director

T: 919.513.0005
F: 919.515.2873
alison_albaati@ncsu.edu
www.fis.ncsu.edu/grad_fellows/AGEP/
212C Peele Hall
Box 7102
North Carolina State University
Raleigh NC 27695-7102
UNC-CH Henry T. Frierson, Ph.D.
Professor, Educational Psychology, Measurement & Evaluation



Kathy Wood, Executive Program Manager

Research Education Support Program
T: 919.962.2509
F: 919.843.2554
kathy_wood@unc.edu
www.uncres.org
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Peabody Hall
Campus Box 3500
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3500

HBCU-UP
Historically Black Colleges and Universities Undergraduate Programs

NC A&T Sunnie Howard-Wharton, Talent-21 HBCU-UP Coordinator
T: 336.256.0805
F: 336.256.0806
sunnie@ncat.edu
322 Marteena Hall
North Carolina A&T University
Greensboro, NC 27411

NC-LSAMP
NC Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation

NC A&T Marcia Williams, Coordinator, COE Sponsored Programs
T: 336.334.7589 x 140
F: 336.334.7540
marcia@ncat.edu
www.nclsamp.ncat.edu/
640 McNair Hall
1601 E. Market Street
North Carolina A&T University
Greensboro, NC 27411

NC-MSEN
NC Math Science Education Network Pre-College Programs (Grades 6-12)

UNC-CH Dr. Verna L. Holoman, Executive Director
T: 919.966.3256
F: 919.962.1316
holomanv@northcarolina.edu
www.unc.edu/depts/msen/
The University of North Carolina
Center for School Leadership Development
140 Friday Center Drive
P.O. Box 4440
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27515-4440
  Rita Fuller, Associate Director Pre-College Program
T: 919.966.3202
F: 919.962.1316
rfuller@northcarolina.edu
www.unc.edu/depts/msen/
The University of North Carolina
Center for School Leadership Development
140 Friday Center Drive
P.O. Box 4440
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27515-4440

CREST
Center for Research Excellence in Science and Technology

NC A&T Dr. Jag Sankar, Director
T: 336.256.1151 x 2282
F: 336.256.1153
sankar@ncat.edu
Department of Mechanical Engineering
McNair Hall
North Carolina A&T University
Greensboro, NC 27411
NCSU CAMSS Center for Advanced Materials and Smart Structures
Jagdish Narayan, Ph.D.
T: 919.515.7874
F: 919.515.7642
j_narayan@ncsu.edu
www.mse.ncsu.edu
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
EB 1, Suite 3030, Centennial Campus
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-7907

NC OPT-ED Alliance
North Carolina Alliance to Create Opportunity Through Education

UNC-CH Larry Campbell, NC OPT-ED Program Manager and Alliance Coordinator
lecamp@email.unc.edu
www.unc.edu/opt-ed
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
School of Education
210 Hill Commercial Building
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599-9500