Brandon James Render portrait
  • Assistant Professor, History

Research Summary

Brandon James Render is an Assistant Professor in the History Department. His teaching and research examines twentieth century U.S. history, post-1945 social and intellectual movements, and the Black intellectual tradition. His current book project, Colorblind University: A History of Racial Inequity in Higher Education, explores the fundamental shift in Americans' collective interpretation of race during the civil rights and Black Power era.


  • PhD, History, University of Texas at Austin