Kamilah Bayete

B.A., Film Studies, William Paterson University, 2008

Research Interests

Comparative law; urban sociology, racial and ethnic politics; educational inequalities; filmmaking for social change; addiction treatment; recovery from abuse; drug policy; nutrition; exercise physiology

Awards and Honors

Presidential Scholarship; President - Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society (Rho Upsilon Chapter)

Presidential Hall of Honor and Five Star Chapter Award - Phi Theta Kappa

Derek Freese Film Award

Daphne Nichols-Herbert Theatre Award

Lamda Pi Eta International Communication Honor Society; Graduate Assistantship


Graduate Assistant, WPUNJ Department of Sociology, 2010-2011


Conferences Attended

National Association of University Women, Washington, DC, 2011

Cambridge University, England, Study Abroad Program, 2011


"Can the 'Back on my Feet' Running and Life Skills Program Help Paterson Get Back on its Feet?" William Paterson University Research Day, April 7, 2011

Outside Interests

Martial arts; filmmaking; music; writing; reading: basketball, tennis, bikeriding, running