Louwanda Evans joined the Millsaps College Department of Sociology and Anthropology in 2012. In her department, Louwanda teaches Introduction to Sociology, Research Methods & Statistics, The Many Dimensions of Poverty and other courses that focus on social inequality and criminology. Her teaching philosophy is one in which everyone takes responsibility for learning. Her courses center on conceptual discussions in which students engage the material in a way that creates deeper connections between sociological concepts and the real world. She has published articles in The American Behavioral Scientist, Contemporary Sociology, and The Encyclopedia of International Education, and is also the author of Cabin Pressure: African American Pilots, Flight Attendants, and Emotional Labor (Perspectives on a Multiracial America).