Allison Guess

Visiting Research Scholar, African American Studies

Dr. Allison Guess is a Visiting Research Scholar in the Department of African American Studies at Princeton University and the incoming Iris W. Davis Endowed Chair Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies at Bowdoin College. Previously Guess was an Assistant Professor of Africana Studies at Williams College. In 2021, Guess was a CUNY Dominican Studies Institute Research Fellow in Harlem, NY. She earned a Ph.D. in Earth and Environmental Sciences (Human Geography) at The Graduate Center at the City University of New York. Named a “rising Latino studies scholar,” in 2020, Guess is a former IUPLR Fellow (Inter-University Program for Latino Research) funded by the Andrew Mellon Foundation.