Maryjo Benton Lee, Ph.D.

  • Certification Designation: Certified Sociological Practitioner
  • Organizational Affiliation: South Dakota State University Sociology and Rural Studies Departments
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  • Level of Specialization: International
  • Major content of Sociological practice: Education
  • Description of Competency: My areas of specialization are race, ethnicity and education. For most of my career I have been the coordinator of a nationally recognized program helping American Indian students prepare for and succeed in college. During the past year, as a Fulbright U.S. scholar to China, I have been teaching at Yunnan University and doing research for my third book, which deals with ethnic minority teachers and social change.