Welcome to AAS!

Welcome! Asian American Studies (AAS) Department, the largest of five departments/unit in the College of Ethnic Studies at San Francisco State University, was created as a result of the 1968 Black Student Union/Third World Liberation Front Student Strike. Read more

AAS Department Chair–Grace J. Yoo, PhD

AAS MA Co-Program Coordinators– Russell Jeung, Ph.D. & Allyson Tintiangco-Cubales, PhD

AAS Administrative Analyst/Specialist–Becky Mou


We are the largest Asian American Studies department in the country with a world-renowned roster of successful individuals who serve students, the academic community, and most important, our Asian American communities.