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Sitawa Kimuna

Sitawa Kimuna

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Kansas State University 2000
Office: Brewster A-408
Tel: 252.328.5768
E-mail: kimunas@ecu.edu

Curriculum Vita

Areas of Interest: Aging, Social Demography/Population Dynamics, Health in sub-Saharan Africa, race and ethnic relations: American and global and the social impact of mass media.

Research:

Selected Publications and Papers:

Field, C. J., Kimuna, S. R., & Lang, M. N. (2015) The Relation of Interracial Relationships to Intimate Partner Violence by College Students. Journal of Black Studies, Vol. 46(4):  384-403. doi:  DOI: 10.1177/0021934715574804.

Djamba, Y. K. & Kimuna, S. R. (2014). Are Americans Really in Favor of Interracial Marriage? A Closer Look at When They Are Asked About Black-White Marriage for Their Relatives. Journal of Black Studies, 45(6):  528-544, doi: DOI:  10.1177/0021934714541840.

Kusow, A. M., Kimuna, Sitawa R. & Corra, M. (2014). Socioeconomic Diversity Among African Immigrants in the United States:  An Intra-African Immigrant Comparison. Journal of International Migration and Integration., doi:  DOI 10.1007/s12134-014-0377-x.

Field, Carolyn J., Kimuna, Sitawa R., & Straus, Murray. (2013). Attitudes Toward Interracial Relationships Among College Students:  Race, Class, Gender and Perceptions of Parental Views. Journal of Black Studies, Vol. 44(7):  741-776. Accessed OnlineFirst at:  http://jbs.sagepub.com/content/early/2013/10/10/0021934713507580 DOI:  10.1177/0021934713507580

Kimuna, S. R., Djamba, Y. K. Ciciurkaite, G. & Cherukuri, S. (2013). "Domestic Violence in India:  Insights from the 2005-2006 National Family Health Survey," Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Vol. 28(4):  773-807. Accessed OnlineFirst at:  http://jiv.sagepub.com/content/early/2012/08/27/0886260512455867

Kimuna, S. R. & Djamba, Y. K. (2012). Migration, Sexual Behavior and Perceptions of Risk: Is the Place of Origin a Factor in HIV Infection? Advances in Applied Sociology,Vol. 2 (3): 167-178. Accessed OnlineFirst at: http://www.scirp.org/Journal/ArticlesInPress.aspx?JournalID=1002

Burke, S. C., Kimuna, S. R., & Haithcox-Dennis, M. J. (2012). Applying global HIV prevention strategies to the U. S. long-haul trucker population, International Electronic Journal of Health Education. Vol. 15:  145-154. http://www.aahperd.org/aahe/publications/iejhe/upload/HIV.pdf

Djamba, Y. & Kimuna, S. R. (2012). The Labor Force Participation and Earnings Gap among African Immigrant Women in the U. S. A. Journal of International Migration and Integration, Vol. 13(4):  481-501. http://www.springerlink.com/jproxy.lib.ecu.edu/content/9m244141172147n1/fulltext.pdf

Kimuna, S.R. & Djamba, Y.K. (2011). The Influence of Race on Employment Status and Earnings of African immigrant Men in the United States. International Journal of Population Research, 2011, 1-11.

Kimuna, S.R. & Djamba, Y. (2011). The Labor Force Participation and Earnings Gap among African Immigrant Women in the U.S.A. Journal of International Migration and Integration, 2011, 1-21.

Kimuna, Sitawa R. 2008. Final Report on Support for Reproductive Health and Gender Needs for Displaced Populations with Special Attention to Adolescents 2001-2006. UNFPA: New York, NY. Kimuna, Sitawa R. 2006. Synthesis of Findings of the Inter-country Programme Evaluation Reports: Reproductive Health and Gender Needs for Internally Displaced Populations, Particularly Adolescents. UNFPA: New York, NY. 

Kimuna, Sitawa R. Zimbabwe. 2009. Zimbabwe. Pp. 615-627. In Palmore, E.B., Whittington, F., Kunkel, S. (Eds.) The International Handbook on Aging: Current Research and Developments. Praeger, Santa Barbara, CA.

Kimuna, Sitawa R. 2008. Final Report on Support for Reproductive Health and Gender Needs for Displaced Populations with Special Attention to Adolescents 2001-2006. UNFPA: New York, NY.

Kimuna, Sitawa R. 2006. Synthesis of Findings of the Inter-country Programme Evaluation Reports: Reproductive Health and Gender Needs for Internally Displaced Populations, Particularly Adolescents. UNFPA: New York, NY. 

Boko, S.; Baliamoune-Lutz, M. & Kimuna, S. R. (eds.). 2005. Women in African Development: The Challenge of Globalization and Liberalization in the 21st Century. Trenton, New Jersey. Africa World Press.

Kimuna, Sitawa R. 2005. Elderly Women, Economic Growth and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa: Zimbabwe Case Study, (pp. 159-187). In Boko, Sylvain, Mina Baliamoune-Lutz and Sitawa R. Kimuna (eds.), Women in African Development:The Challenge of Globalization and Liberalization in the 21st Century. Africa World Press.