FRED BONNER

Bonner-Fred-profile-large1Fred Bonner
Professor of Higher Education Administration and Dean of Faculties at Texas A&M University-College Station.

Dr. Fred A. Bonner II is the Samuel DeWitt Proctor Endowed Chair in Education at the Graduate School of Education at Rutgers University and an esteemed expert in the field of diversity in education. Prior to joining Rutgers, he was Professor of Higher Education Administration and Dean of Faculties at Texas A&M University-College Station.

He earned a B.A. in chemistry from the University of North Texas, an M.S. Ed. in curriculum and instruction from Baylor University, and an Ed.D. in higher education administration & college teaching from the University of Arkansas. Bonner has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the American Association for Higher Education Black Caucus Dissertation Award and the Educational Leadership, Counseling and Foundation’s Dissertation of the Year Award from the University of Arkansas College of Education.

His work has been featured nationally and internationally. He is the author of the recently released book Building on Resilience: Models and Frameworks of Black Male Success Across the P-20 Pipeline.

Academically Gifted African American Male College Students (Praeger)

Black Faculty in the Academy (Routledge)

Building on Resilience (Stylus)

Diverse Millennial Students in College (Stylus)

How Minority Students Experience College (Stylus)

Interfacing culture specific pedagogy with counseling (digital)

Millennial students of color (digital)

Never too young to lead (digital)

Transitions in the development of giftedness (digital)