Dr. Kelly Ferguson
School of Education
Dr. Kelly Ferguson is a Professor in the School of Education at Loyola University Chicago. Professor Ferguson received her B.A. in Child Development from Spelman College, M.A. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and her Doctor of Education from Loyola University Chicago. Dr. Ferguson’s passion for and commitment to social justice, particularly for that of marginalized groups, can be found in her research focus on Black male education and undocumented students. Kelly’s dissertation and life’s work is committed to supporting practitioners in their understanding of and work with Black male students and providing learning environments responsive to their educational needs.