Nichole A. Guillory is a Professor of Curriculum and Instruction in the Department of Secondary and Middle Grades Education and an affiliated faculty member in the Interdisciplinary Studies Department at Kennesaw State University. She earned a Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction with a specialization in curriculum theory at Louisiana State University in 2005. Her early experiences as a high school English and African American history teacher in Louisiana shaped her commitment to educational theory, research, and praxis grounded in social justice. She is currently the coordinator for M.Ed. programs in secondary and middle grades education and teaches courses in the social foundations of education. As an affiliated faculty member in the African and African Diaspora Studies Program at KSU, she developed a course in hip hop feminism, which continues to be her favorite course to teach. Her research interests include social justice education, black feminist theory, and curriculum theory. Her published work has appeared in the Journal of Curriculum Theorizing, Journal of Curriculum and Pedagogy, Teaching Education, and Multicultural Education.