Dr. Shalamon Duke received his doctorate degree from the University of Southern California, his master’s degree from San Diego State University, his bachelor’s from Grambling State University.
Dr. Duke volunteers his time as the Past President of the African American Male Education Network and Development (A2MEND) organization. Additionally, Dr. Duke is the owner of the Shalamon Duke Consulting which includes a number of entrepreneurial activities. He is involved with various organizations, such as, Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc., National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA), and Association of California Community College Administrators (ACCCA). He is also a CORO Fellow.
Dr. Duke is noted for speaking at Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America International Conference, National Council on Rehabilitation Education, California State University, Northridge International Disability, Association of California Community College Administrators Annual Conference, American Association of Community Colleges, amongst others.
Dr. Shalamon Duke has been involved in education for over 10 years in varying capacities at the two and four year levels Dr. Duke’s research interests surround issues regarding the retention, persistence, transfer, adjustment, and graduation rates of diverse community college students, such as African American and other protected populations.