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Cailisha Lorene Petty

Program Coordinator Master Arts-Teaching

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
College
College of Education

Department
Educator Preparation

Contact
277 Proctor Hall
Education
B.S.Biology Education / North Carolina A&T State University
M.S.Biology/Biological Sciences, General / North Carolina A&T State University
Ph.D.Curriculum and Teaching / University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Research Interests

Science Identity-in-practice; African American success and barriers in science; Student motivation

Recent Publications

  • Jessica DeCuir-Gunby, Cailisha Petty, Angela White (2020). (Negotiating Intersectionality: The triple pressure of being an African American female scientist). In Leggett-Robinson, P. & Campbell Villa, B, (Overcoming Barriers for Women of Color in STEM Fields: Emerging Research and Opportunities) pp. 1-33 ). IGI Global.
  • Kelsie Bernot, Grace Byfield, Roy Coomans, Robert Newman, Cailisha Petty, Checo Rorie, Mary Smith, Angela White, Catherine White (2019). (A Transformative Approach to Advising STEM Students at an HBCU Mary A. Smith, An). (Diversity in Higher Education) 22, pp. 291-316 ). Emerald Publishing Limited.
  • Cailisha Petty, Catherine White (The dream and the hope: An African American woman's story of struggle and success in science). In B. Polnick, B. Irby, & J. Ballenger, (Girls and women of color in STEM: Navigating the double bind) ). Information Age Publishing.
  • Kelsie Bernot, Grace Byfield, Roy Coomans, Robert Newman, Cailisha Petty, Checo Rorie, Mary Smith, Angela White, Catherine White (A Transformative Approach to Advising STEM Students at an HBCU Mary A. Smith, An). (Diversity in Higher Education) ).