Andrew B. Stadeker

Andrew B. Stadeker

Graduate Student, History

About Andrew B. Stadeker

Andrew B. Stadeker II hailing from the south side of Chicago, by way of the East Side, is currently a 4th year Ph.D. student in AAADS. He is a two-time FLAS Fellow for Akan Twi, once at Ohio University where he received his Master’s in African Studies (2015) and a full year recipient here at IU. His current research is on African American Migration to Ghana, the ‘Africanness’ of Ancient Egypt, and Blacksmiths. Andrew is a husband and father of two boys, Kwaku and Kojo. Andrew has also been a professional barber for 20 years.