Faculty & Staff

Ashraf Esmail, Ph.D.

Ashraf Esmail, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor- Troy Online

Telephone: 1-504-914-2818



BA Louisiana State University

MA Georgia State University

MS Duplichain University

Ph.D. Union Institute and University

Areas of Expertise:

Family, Race and Ethnicity and Cultural Diversity, Political Sociology, Criminology, Deviance, Social Problems,  Poverty and Employment


Dr. Esmail is currently an adjunct professor in Sociology at Troy University.  He serves as the Proposal Review Lead and on the Publications Committee for the National Association for Multicultural Education.  He serves on the Board of Directors for the National Association for Peace Education.  He served as President of the association in 2010-2011. He senior editor for the Journal of Education and Social Justice and Chief Editor for the International Journal of Leadership, Education , and Business Studies.  He has published various books and articles and presented in areas of Sociology, Criminal Justice, and Educational Leadership.

Courses Taught at TROY:

Introduction to Sociology
Family Violence
Sociology of Religion
Deviant Behavior