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Shamari Reid

Shamari Reid, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Shamari Reid

Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
Critical Studies in Education

Phone: (405) 325-4202
Office: Collings Hall 204

Shamari Reid CV (PDF)

Research Interests:

  • Black LGBTQ+ youth agency
  • Queer of color critique
  • The role of critical love in education
  • Transformative teacher education
  • Community-driven school leadership
  • Inclusive curriculum

Shamari Reid is an assistant professor of Critical Studies in Education in the department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies at the University of Oklahoma. Dr. Reid earned his doctorate in Curriculum & Teaching from Teachers College, Columbia University. As a scholar, Dr. Reid’s research focuses on working with Black trans and queer youth and their communities to reimagine the ways we approach social justice teaching, learning, and educational leadership. You can engage more with Dr. Reid and his work on his personal website: