Baindu Akinrotiba

Contributing Faculty
College of Social and Behavioral Health
Barbara Solomon School of Social Work
Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)

Dr. Baindu Nallo Akinrotiba is a social work educator, practitioner, and social services consultant in the areas of program design and evaluation. She works in the areas of community mobilization, diversity, equity, and inclusion both in the United States and abroad. She received her Master of Social Work from the George Warren Brown School of Social Work at Washington University in St. Louis and her Ph.D. in higher education administration from the University of South Carolina.

With over a decade of teaching social work introduction and practice courses, including (1) human diversity, (2) policy and advocacy, (3) international social work, and (3) social work practice with organizations and communities courses, among others, Dr. Akinrotiba is committed to the education and practice skills development of tomorrow's change agents through her role as Contributing Faculty in the College of Social and Behavioral Health, Social Work Program.


PhD, University of South Carolina

MSW, Washington University in St. Louis

BA, Wake Forest University