Darryl Heller

Civil Rights Heritage Center IU South Bend

Office phone:

Areas of Expertise

History, civil rights, social justice, community development.

Expert Bio

Darryl Heller, director of the Civil Rights Heritage Center at IU South Bend, was named the campus's director for student and community engagement in 2015. He has nearly 20 years of experience in the fields of human services, community development and nonprofit management.

Heller co-founded the Amistad Institute, a New York-based nonprofit organization that designed and implemented educational programs for inner-city communities. He received his B.A. in philosophy from the College of Charleston, his M.A. in American studies from Columbia University and his Ph.D. in history from the University of Chicago.

Additional Information

Civil Rights Heritage Center: https://clas.iusb.edu/centers/civil-rights/index.html

Updated on: September 23, 2020