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Core Faculty

PhotoNameTitleSpecialtyEmail
AlexanderJonathan AlexanderChancellor's Professor of English & Informatics
Associate Dean, Division of Undergraduate Education
Published Books
Writing Studies
Rhetoric/Composition
Sexuality Studies
jfalexan@uci.edu
CooksBridget R. CooksAssociate Professor of African American Studies and Art History
Published Books
African American Art and Culture
Black Visual Culture
Museum Criticism
b.cooks@uci.edu
HanSora HanAssociate Professor of Criminology, Law & Society
Published Books
Slavery and American Law
Critical Theory
Race, Gender, Sexuality Studies
sora.han@uci.edu
HarveySandra HarveyAssistant Professor of African American StudiesBlack diaspora and Native Studies
Post-colonial theory
Black feminist thought
slharvey@uci.edu
LazoRodrigo LazoAssociate Professor of English
Published Books
American Studies
Latino Studies
19th Century U.S. Literature and Culture
rlazo@uci.edu
LeeJames Kyung-Jin LeeAssociate Professor of Asian American Studies and EnglishAsian American Literature and Culture
Contemporary US Literature
Race and Ethnic Studies
jkl@uci.edu
LeeJerry Won LeeAssistant Professor of English
Published Books
Sociolinguistics of globalization
Critical applied linguistics
Cultural theory
jwl@uci.edu
LeeJulia LeeAssociate Professor of Asian American Studies
Published Books
Asian American literature and culture
Ethnic American literature and culture
Early 20th Century African American literature
juliahl1@uci.edu
OlsonKevin OlsonProfessor of Political ScienceContemporary Political Theory
Insurgent and Popular Politics
Postcoloniality
kevin.olson@uci.edu
RadhakrishnanR. RadhakrishnanDistinguished Professor of English and Comparative Literature
Published Books
Postcoloniality
Nationalisms and Diasporas
Poststructuralism
rradhakr@uci.edu
SextonJared SextonAssociate Professor of African American Studies and Film & Media Studies
Published Books
Race and Sexuality
Policing and Imprisonment
Contemporary U.S. Cinema and Political Culture
jcsexton@uci.edu
SmithJohn SmithProfessor of German
Published Books
18th-20th Century Literature
Philosophy and intellectual history
Literary theory
jhsmith@uci.edu
TeradaRei TeradaProfessor of Comparative Literature
Published Books
Theory
History of Philosophy
19th and 20th Century Poetry
terada@uci.edu
TopperKeith TopperAssociate Professor of Political SciencePolitical and Critical Theory
Poststructuralism
Theories of Power
ktopper@uci.edu
WildersonFrank B. WildersonProfessor of African American Studies
Published Books
Afro-Pessimism
Film Theory
Marxism
fwilders@uci.edu
Willoughby-HerardTiffany Willoughby-HerardAssociate Professor of African American Studies
Published Books
Comparative Racial Politics
Third World Feminisms
Black Political Thought
twilloug@uci.edu
WuJudy WuProfessor of Asian American Studies
Published Books
Asian American History
Comparative Racialization and Immigration
Empire and Decolonization
j.wu@uci.edu