Sherri-Ann Butterfield

Senior Associate Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and Associate Professor of Sociology

Rutgers University-Newark

Sherri-Ann P. Butterfield is an Associate Professor of Sociology as well as a member of the Graduate School faculty at Rutgers University-Newark. Dr. Butterfield’s main fields of interest are immigration, race and ethnic relations, identity development and culture, and urban education within the Afro-Caribbean diaspora. Her research specifically explores how race, ethnicity, class, and gender impact Afro-Caribbean immigrants and their children within the metropolitan contexts of New York/New Jersey and London.

Dr. Butterfield’s work on the experiences of Afro-Caribbeans has appeared in several journals such as the International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy and Research in Urban Sociology.