Asian American Studies Program

The Asian American Studies Program website has changed,  Please go to aaads.berkeley.edu.

 

Core Faculty in Asian American Studies

Catherine Ceniza Choy, Professor and Department Chair
Asian American Studies
Research interests: Asian American history, Philippine and Filipino American studies, adoption studies, nursing history, immigration history
Evelyn Nakano Glenn, Professor
Asian American Studies
Research interests: Comparative historical studies of race, gender and class and their intersections in relation to immigration, labor markets, and citizenship. Uncovering the connections among social structure, cultural discourse, and everyday experience.
Elaine H. Kim, Professor
Asian American Studies
Research interests: Asian American literary and cultural studies, Korean American Studies, Asian and Asian American Feminist Studies
Michael Omi, Associate Professor
Asian American Studies
Research interests: Racial theory and politics, racial/ethnic classification and the census, Asians Americans and racial stratification, and racist and anti-racist social movements.
Lok Siu, Associate Professor
Asian American Studies,
Khatharya Um, Associate Professor
Asian American Studies
Research interests: Southeast Asian and Southeast Asian American Studies, refugee migration, transnational and diaspora studies, post-colonial, conflict and post conflict studies and genocide studies, access and education of racialized minorities in American public schools

Programs & Courses


Ethnic Studies Department
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