Department Directory

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  • Associate Professor

Ph.D., Stanford University, Anthropology

anthropology of globalization and the state, diaspora, affect and embodiment, humanitarianism and human rights

  • Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., Berkeley, Political Science

immigration history, contemporary community issues

  • Professor

Ph.D., UCLA, Psychology

Social movement history, Asian American freedom movements 1940s-1970s, Japanese American radicalism, Afro-Asian solidarities in the Black Radical Tradition, race and racism, racialized gender, and community-engaged research and pedagogies

  • (805) 893-7140
  • HSSB 5034, SH 4603
  • Associate Professor

Asian American and comparative ethnic literatures, literary studies, women's literature, feminist studies, cultural studies

family and intergenerational conflict, power and subject formation, gender and the embodied subject, mental health, sexual violence

  • (805) 893-8370
  • HSSB 5036
  • Fall Office Hours -- please note these are subject to change.
  • Thurs Oct 11: 3PM-5PM
  • Thurs Oct 25: 3PM-5PM
  • Weds Nov 7: 2.30PM-4.30PM
  • Mon Nov 19: 11.30-12.30, 1.30-2.30
  • Thurs Nov 29: 4PM-6PM
  • Weds Dec 5: 2.30PM-4.30PM
  • (and by appointment)
  • Lecturer

Ph.D. in Modern Thought and Literature, Stanford University

Asian American literature; creative writing; postcolonial studies; sports studies

  • Professor

immigration law and policy, race theory, political theory and public law.

  • (805) 893-8573
  • HSSB 5050
  • Professor
  • Chair

Ph.D. Northwestern University, Sociology

Asian American Studies; immigration and welfare policy; health care access; race, class, and gender; urban theory; feminist theory and methods; environmental justice.

  • Professor

Ph.D. in History University of California, Berkeley

U.S. history, Asian-American history, immigration, family, gender, and law

  • (805) 893-2825
  • HSSB 5030
  • Lecturer

Ph.D., UC Santa Barbara, History (Asian American History)