Abiola Farinde-Wu, PhDVisiting Assistant Professor
Manager, Ready to Learn Program



Abiola Farinde-Wu is a visiting assistant professor at the Center for Urban Education in the School of Education at the University of Pittsburgh. She earned her PhD from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in Curriculum and Instruction with a focus on Urban Education. She received her Master of Education degree in Administration from Lamar University, and her Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Texas A&M University. Her research interests include the educational experiences of Black women and girls, teacher retention, and urban teacher education.