Amani Allen

Amani Allen

Executive Associate Dean of the School of Public Health, Associate Professor of Community Health Sciences and Epidemiology

Racial and socioeconomic health disparities, racism as a social determinant of health

Keith Feldman

Keith Feldman

Professor of Ethnic Studies

Areas of research and expertise in racial justice, carceral studies, militarism, social media, and technology.

Jack Glaser

Jack Glaser

Professor

Areas of expertise: Social psychology; criminal justice, including police "implicit bias" and police reform; political psychology; stereotyping; prejudice and discrimination. Author of "Suspect Race: Causes & Consequences of Racial Profiling" (Oxford University Press, 2014).

Dr. Rohini Haar

Dr. Rohini Haar

Research Fellow at Berkeley Law's Human Rights Center, lecturer at School of Public Health, emergency room doctor

Crowd-control weapons (such as tear gas, rubber bullets) and their effects on physical and mental health, violations of free speech and assembly, protection of health workers and health services.

Denise Herd

Denise Herd

Associate Professor of Public Health, Associate Director of Othering and Belonging Institute

Research centers on racialized disparities in health outcomes, spanning topics as varied as images of drugs and violence in rap music, police violence, drinking and drug use patterns, social movements, and the impact of corporate targeting and marketing on popular culture among African American youth.

Nikki Jones

Nikki Jones

Professor of African American Studies

Her areas of expertise include urban ethnography, urban sociology, race and ethnic relations and criminology and criminal justice, with a special emphasis on the intersection of race, gender, and justice.

Erin Kerrison

Erin Kerrison

Assistant Professor of Social Welfare

Behavioral health and prevention/intervention, community, organizational and policy development, health and healthcare disparities, race/class/gender, criminal justice organization and policy, legal consciousness among underserved community members, legal epidemiology, and privatization of healthcare and supervision in underserved communities

Osagie Obasogie

Osagie Obasogie

Professor of Bioethics

Race and law, bioethics, reproductive and genetic technologies

Kurt Organista

Kurt Organista

Professor of Social Welfare

Health and healthcare disparities in the Latinx community, HIV prevention, behavioral and mental health

john a. powell

john a. powell

Professor of Law and of African American Studies, Director of Othering and Belonging Institute

Civil rights, racism, poverty, inequality, democracy.

Jonathan Simon

Jonathan Simon

Lance Robbins Professor of Criminal Justice Law

Areas of expertise: criminal law, sociology of law. Author of "Poor Discipline: Parole and the Social Control of the Underclass" (University of Chicago 1993); "Governing through Crime: How the War on Crime Transformed American Democracy and Created a Culture of Fear" (Oxford University Press 2007); and "Mass Incarceration on Trial: A Remarkable Court Decision and the Future of Prisons in America" (New Press 2014).