Faculty

Regular Faculty

Alexandra Puerto, chair

Associate Professor
B.B.A., New School for Social Research; M.A., San Francisco State University; Ph.D., University of California, Davis

Erica Ball

Professor

B.A., Wesleyan University; M.A., Ph.D., The Graduate Center, City University of New York

Alexander F. Day

Associate Professor 

B.A., Colby College; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz

Sharla Fett

Professor 

B.A., Carleton College; M.A., Stanford University; Ph.D., Rutgers University

Michael Gasper

Associate Professor

B.A., Temple University; M.A., Ph.D., New York University

Nina Gelbart

Professor

Anita Johnson Wand Professor of Women's Studies

A.B., Harvard University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Jane Hong

Associate Professor

B.A., Yale University; A.M., Brown University; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University

Maryanne Horowitz

Professor

A.B., Pembroke College, Brown University; M.A.T., Harvard University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin

Lisa Sousa

Professor

B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Marla Stone

Professor

B.A., Pomona College; M.A., Ph.D., Princeton University

Jonathan Veitch

Professor, History

B.A., Stanford University; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University

On Special Appointment

Jeremiah Axelrod

Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor

Director of the Institute for the Study of Los Angeles

B.A., Williams College; Ph.D., University of California, Irvine 

Affiliated Faculty

Xiao-huang Yin

Professor, American Studies 

B.A., Nanjing University; M.A., Ph.D., Harvard University