Race and Ethnicity

Jack Glaser

Jack Glaser

Professor and associate dean of public policy

Areas of expertise: Political psychology, stereotyping, prejudice & discrimination, criminal justice, politics.

Samuel Lucas

Samuel Lucas

Professor of sociology

Expertise: sociology of education, testing, statistical analysis, racial inequality, alternatives to securing racial diversity and their limitations.

Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton

Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton

Professor of psychology

Expertise: Cross-race relations, stigma, prejudice, education.

Stephen Menendian

Stephen Menendian

Assistant director, Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society

Expertise: Diversity and inclusion, immigration, civil rights, LGBT issues, race relations.

Michael  Omi

Michael Omi

Associate professor of ethnic studies

Expertise: ethnic diversification of California, census and the multiracial population, the undercount, impact of the census on federal money in the states, construction of racial categories.

john a. powell

john a. powell

Professor of Law and of African American Studies

Expertise: Civil rights, racism, poverty, inequality, democracy.

Russell Robinson

Russell Robinson

Professor of law, faculty director, Center on Race, Sexuality and Culture

Expertise: Discrimination law, race, gender, LGBT legal issues, sexuality and culture.

Jeremy Adam Smith

Jeremy Adam Smith

Editor, Greater Good Science Center

Expertise: Parenting, education, cross-race relations, segregation.

Ula Taylor

Ula Taylor

Professor and chair of African American Studies

Expertise: Black nationalism, civil rights movement, Black Panther Party, black feminist theory.

Brandi Wilkins Catanese

Brandi Wilkins Catanese

Professor of African American Studies, associate professor of Theater, Dance and Performance Studiees

Expertise: African American theater, political theater, popular culture, race, gender.

Frank C. Worrell

Frank C. Worrell

Professor in the Graduate School of Education

Areas of expertise: academic talent development/gifted education, at-risk youth, cultural identities, achievement, race and schools, diversity, teacher effectiveness, African-American education.

Religion

Daniel Boyarin

Daniel Boyarin

Professor of Near Eastern Studies and of Rhetoric

Expertise: Judaism, Christianity, Talmud, sexuality, queer history.

Mike Hout

Mike Hout

Professor emeritus of sociology and demography

Expertise: Socio-economic class, demographics, inequality, politics of religion.

LGBTQI

Paola Bacchetta

Paola Bacchetta

Professor of Gender and Women's Studies

Expertise: Gender, feminist theory, queer theory, social movements.

Daniel Boyarin

Daniel Boyarin

Professor of Near Eastern Studies and of Rhetoric

Expertise: Judaism, Christianity, Talmud, sexuality, queer history.

Stephen Menendian

Stephen Menendian

Assistant director, Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society

Expertise: Diversity and inclusion, immigration, civil rights, LGBT issues, race relations.

Russell Robinson

Russell Robinson

Professor of law, faculty director, Center on Race, Sexuality and Culture

Expertise: Discrimination law, race, gender, LGBT legal issues, sexuality and culture.