Department Directory

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  • Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Stanford University, Anthropology

critical studies of globalization, transnationalism, diaspora, multiculturalism, race and ethnicity, labor studies and feminist studies

  • Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., Berkeley, Political Science

immigration history, contemporary community issues

  • Professor

Ph.D., UCLA, Psychology

Asian American social movements, Japanese American radicalism, Afro-Asian solidarities, race and gender studies, and biography and oral history

  • (805) 893-7580
  • HSSB 5034
  • Lecturer

M.A., History, University of Madras

M. Phil., University of Madras

M.A., Dramatic Arts, University of California, Santa Barbara

  • Associate Professor

Ph.D., Berkeley, English

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

  • (805) 893-8370
  • HSSB 5036
  • Lecturer

Ph.D., Stanford, Modern Thought and Literature

  • Professor
  • Chair

Ph.D., Berkeley, Jurisprudence and Social Policy

M.P.P., Harvard

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

  • (805) 893-8573
  • HSSB 5040
  • Professor

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

M.F.A., UCLA, Film Production and Directing

film and performance theory and production, theories of sexuality, Asian American cultural studies and transnationalism, feminist postcolonial studies and social theory

  • (805) 893-3408
  • HSSB 5028
  • Professor

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)