Belinda Wheeler

Belinda Wheeler

Associate Professor of English, Claflin University

Belinda Wheeler is an Associate Professor of English at Claflin University (a Historically Black University [HBCU]) in South Carolina.She is also the founding Director of Claflin’s Pipelines from Prison Program. She has devoted her academic career to HBCUs and ensuring that educational opportunities are available to all regardless of their status. Wheeler has written, co-written, and/or managed grants up to $6 million. She is delighted to be a part of the Alliance for Higher Education in Prison's advisory board and to help broaden the Alliance’s positive impact on the wider community.