David Chin is currently a PhD candidate studying African American History in the Social and Political Thought Graduate Programme at York University. He has held a lecturing post in African Studies and Human Biology at the University of Toronto. He is of Afro-Jamaican, Chinese-Jamaican and Irish decent. David is also an amateur boxer fighting out of the Bloor Street Boxing Gym and probationary member of the Black Graduate Student Collective at York University. David has been involved with community and youth work for the last 10 years and has previously worked as a youth worker in the Regent Park community. David is one of our newest additions to the Jane Finch Centre as a Youth Worker at The Spot.