Dr. Devin Walker is the director of Global Leadership and Social Impact and the Heman Sweatt Center for Black Males within the Division of Diversity and Community Engagement (DDCE). He holds a Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from UT Austin.
Dr. Walker earned his undergraduate degree in 2008 at the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he majored in Sociology and History and earned his Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction at The University of Texas at Austin in 2018.His research interests include the intersection of race, sports and identity as well as the influence global education has on students’ self-concept and future orientation. Devin has extensive experience living, working, and backpacking abroad. In 2017, he was awarded the Global Leadership Award from the Diversity Abroad Network for his work in creating equity and access within international education.