Tania D. Mitchell

Tania Mitchell  by Anna Min of Min Enterprises Photography LLC-1Tania D. Mitchell is an assistant professor of higher education in the College of Education and Human Development at the University of Minnesota. Her teaching and research focuses on service-learning as a critical pedagogy to explore civic identity, social justice, student learning and development, race and racism, and community practice.

Dr. Mitchell is a recipient of the Early Career Research Award from the International Association for Research in Service-Learning and Community Engagement (IARSLCE) and the American Fellowship from the American Association of University Women. Her scholarship has been published in numerous books and journals, and she serves as an editor of two forthcoming volumes: The Cambridge Handbook of Service Learning and Community Engagement (Cambridge University Press, 2016) and Civic Engagement and Community Service at Research Universities: Engaging Undergraduates for Social Justice, Social Change, and Responsible Citizenship (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016).