Dr. Travis Boyce

Photo of Travis BoyceDr. Travis Boyce is an Assistant Professor of Africana Studies and Social Sciences. He holds a B.A. in History (2002) from Claflin University, an M.A. in History (2004) and a Ph.D in Cultural Studies (2009) from Ohio University.  Dr. Boyce’s area of expertise is in the history of education; particularly, college presidents at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) during the mid-twentieth century. 

He has articles published in the Journal of Pan African Studies, Journal of African American Males in Education and the African American National Biography. He has reviewed books for the Journal of Negro Education and The South Carolina Historical Magazine and contributed chapters to edited books.

In addition to his instructional and professional activities, Dr. Boyce serves as the vice-chair of the Liberal Arts Council, the co-editor for UNC’s Undergraduate Research Journal (URJ), co-advisor to the Mortar Board Collegiate Honor Society, advisor to the Future Secondary Educators Alliance, and a Faculty in Residence (South Hall – 2013/14 academic year) for Housing and Residential Education.

Fall 2014 Teaching Schedule

AFS 310 - African Americans and U.S. Education

AFS 395 - Sport & the African Diaspora




Contact Information

Office: Candelaria 0140B

E-mail: travis.boyce@unco.edu

Phone: (970) 351-2392
Fax: (970) 351-2898

Snail Mail:
Travis Boyce
Africana Studies
Campus Box 159
University of Northern Colorado
Greeley, CO 80639