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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
  • Interim Chair

Ph.D., UCLA, Psychology

Asian American social movement history, Japanese American radical history 1940s-1970s, Black Power studies and the Black Radical Tradition, Afro-Asian solidarities, and activist-scholarship research and pedagogies.

  • (805) 893-2960
  • HSSB 5040
  • 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, sexual violence.

  • On Fellowship Leave for 2019-2020 Academic Year
  • Assistant Professor

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

Creative writing; Asian American literature; cultural studies; postcolonial literature and criticism; sports studies.

  • Professor

Ph.D., Berkeley, Jurisprudence and Social Policy, 2000

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.

  • On Fellowship Leave for 2019-2020 Academic Year
  • Professor

Ph.D. in History University of California, Berkeley

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

  • HSSB 5030
  • Lecturer

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

  • HSSB 5046