Employee Directory - EKlugh | Coppin State University

Employee Directory - EKlugh

Record details

Dr.
FirstName
Elgin
Klugh
Department
Applied Social and Political Sciences
Position
Associate Professor
Position 2
Coordinator for Social Sciences and Anthropology
Phone
(410) 951-3529
Email
eklugh@coppin.edu
Building
Health and Human Services Building
5th Floor
Room
Room 539
Degree Type 1
Ph.D.
Degree Discipline 1
Applied Anthropology
Degree University 1
University of South Florida
Biography

Elgin Klugh is an Associate Professor in the Department of Applied Social and Political Sciences at Coppin State University. He is an alumnus of Morehouse College and the University of South Florida doctoral program in Applied Anthropology. His primary research interests include heritage, cultural landscapes, community revitalization, and Genealogy.  In his current role as President of the Laurel Cemetery Memorial Project, Inc., he focuses on the history and remembrance of Baltimore‚Äôs former Laurel Cemetery [https://laurelcemetery.omeka.net/].  Additionally, he serves as Coppin State University's representative on the Maryland Lynching Truth and Reconciliation Commission.  Dr. Klugh maintains active memberships with the American Anthropological Association, the Society for Applied Anthropology, the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, and the Oral History Association. 

Expertise
Heritage, Cultural Landscapes, Ethnography, Genealogy, Oral History