Maria Herrera Sobek
  • Professor
  • Associate Vice Chancellor for Diversity Equity and Academic Policy

Literature, gender, cultural studies, oral traditions, feminist theory, film documentaries, nationalist & ethnic construction theories, theories on aesthetic activism

  • (805) 893-5114
  • 5105 Cheadle Hall
Aída Hurtado
  • Professor
  • Luis Leal Endowed Chair

Equity issues in education for Chicanas/os, Chicana feminist theory, media representations of Latinos & other ethnic & racial groups, social identity, including ethnic identity

  • 1709 South Hall
  • Graduate Student

Third World Feminist theories, Latina Feminist theology, Guadalupan studies, Religious Performativity,  Latinx Cultural Production, Decolonial Theory and Politics, Media studies, Cultural Studies theories and methodologies, Language & Literature; Art

  • Professor Emeritus

Chicana/o Literature, Latin American and indigenous mythologies

  • Graduate Advisor

Graduate Advisor at Chicana and Chicano Studies Department

  • 805-893-5269
  • 1721 South Hall
  • Professor Emeritus

Literary history, Chicano Literature (particularly narrative theory), New Mexico Studies, Latin American Literature (particularly novel and regional studies on Central America, Mexico, Chile)

  • (805) 893-2654
  • South Hall l703
  • Graduate Student

Pre-colonial Birthing Technologies, Politics of Pleasure During Birth, Epigenetics and Birth Outcomes for Black and Latinx Birthing People, Non-Western Healing, Free Birth

  • Lecturer

Chicana/o Politics, Community-building organizations and Community Service Practices

  • Financial Assistant
  • South Hall 1708
  • Graduate Student

Immigration and Race, Affect Theory, Decolonial Studies, Queer Theory, US Third World Feminism, Latin American Feminisms

  • Lecturer

Chicana/os and Latina/os in the American Legal System related to Civil Rights in the areas of education, employment, criminal law, language rights, immigration, Latina Feminism, hate speech, and voting rights

  • Graduate Student

Cultural Political Economy; Labor; Foodways; Urban Studies; Internationalism; Marxism; China; Spatial Mestizaje

  • Assistant Professor

Transnational Migration and Children of Immigrants; Identity and Community Formation; Oaxaca, Los Angeles

  • 1707 South Hall


Affiliated Faculty

Rudy V. Busto
Religious Studies

Leo Cabranes-Grant
Theater & Dance and Spanish & Portuguese

Veronica Castillo-Muñoz

Miroslava Chavez-Garcia

Andres J. Consoli
Counseling, Clinical, and School Psychology

Melissa Morgan Consoli

Reginald G. Daniel

Richard Duran

Carl Gutierrez-Jones

George Lipsitz
Black Studies & Sociology

Cherríe Moraga

Carlos Morton
Department of Theater & Dance

Ben Olguín

Rebeca Mireles Rios

Victor Rios

Willian I. Robinson

Laura Romo

Denise A. Segura

Roberto Strongman
Black Studies

Edward Telles

Jennifer Tyburczy
Feminist Studies

Cristina Venegas
Film & Media Studies

Howard A. Winant