Briana M. Bivens, Ph.D.
Briana M. Bivens, Ph.D.Postdoctoral Research Associate


School of Graduate Studies, 25 Bishop Place, Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ 08901


Briana Bivens, Ph.D., (she/her) is a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Rutgers University. Her work focuses on diversity, equity, and inclusion strategic planning, and she collaborates directly with graduate students to envision and create more equitable and affirming educational experiences. Informed by her doctoral work in educational theory at the University of Georgia and her many years engaged in multi-issue community organizing, Briana’s scholarship and advocacy explores community-based education, child and family care policy, and sustainability in transformative, justice-oriented social movements.