NCCU will host Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence Dr. Paul N. Masamba Sita during the 2012-13 academic year. Sita is an associate professor at the Universite Pedagogique Nationale in the Democratic Republic of Congo. He will teach and conduct research on restorative justice and community-building with an emphasis on policy, practice and theory.
The Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence Program brings scholars and professionals from abroad to U.S. colleges and universities to significantly internationalize campuses and curricula. The Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government and is designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries. About 850 foreign faculty and professionals will teach and perform research in the United States through the Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program in 2012-13.