Terri E. Givens is a political scientist, speaker and consultant. She is the former Provost at Menlo College and Professor in the Government Department at The University of Texas at Austin. Her academic interests include radical right parties, immigration politics, and immigrant integration in Europe. She has conducted extensive research in Europe, and continues to speak and write about immigration politics, antidiscrimination policy and comparative race politics.
She is the CEO and Founder of Brighter Higher Ed which provides a portal for professional development for higher education leaders (brighterhighered.com). She also offers training and workshops based on her book Radical Empathy: Finding a Path to Bridging Racial Divides.