Associate Dean Terri

Associate Dean Terri Adams

Leadership Team Member

Terri Adams, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Howard University. She is currently serving as Interim Associate Dean in the College of Arts and Sciences as well as the Administration of Justice Program Coordinator. In addition to her administration duties, Dr. Adams’ conducts research that takes a multidisciplinary approach to examining issues that have both theoretical and practical implications. Her specific research interests include emergency management, policing, violence, and the impact of trauma and disasters on individuals and organizations. Her most recent work centers on the decision-making processes of both individuals and organizations in the face of crisis events.