Dr. Michael Joseph Brown the Director of the Malcolm X Institute of Black Studies at Wabash College. Dr. Brown taught at Emory University for the last 12 years before becoming an Associate Dean at Wabash. While at Emory University, he was the Associate Professor of New Testament and Christian Origins and Chair of Biblical Studies. From 1995 to 1999, he taught at Wabash as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Religion. He received his undergraduate degree from Vanderbilt University, his master’s degree in divinity from the University of Chicago, and his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago.