Kali Gross is Martin Luther King, Jr. Professor of History at Rutgers University and an affiliated faculty member in the Department of Cultures, Societies, and Global Studies at Northeastern University. Her research concentrates on black women’s experiences in the United States criminal justice system between the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Her writing frequently explores how legacies of race, gender, and justice currently shape mass incarceration.
- African American Intellectual History Society
- Association of Black Women Historians
- American Historical Association
- Association for the Study of African-American Life and History
- Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora
- Organization of American Historians
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania