Tenured/Tenure-track Faculty

The Asian American Studies instructional faculty consists of seventeen ladder-rank members and many lecturers. They are experts in Asian American Studies, and their professional qualifications represent a diverse range of disciplinary and interdisciplinary specialization—Asian area studies, education, ethnic studies, fine arts, gender studies, history, law, literature, public/community health, religious studies, and social and behavioral sciences (anthropology, economics, sociology, psychology, etc.).

Note: Year in parentheses indicates when faculty was first appointed either as lecturer or tenured/tenure-track track faculty.

Laureen Chew (1981), Professor EdD, University of the Pacific
Wei Ming Dariotis (1999), Associate Professor PhD, University of California at Santa Barbara
Lorraine Dong (1987), Professor PhD, University of Washington
Daniel Phil Gonzales (1971), Professor JD, University of California, Hastings College of Law
Marlon K. Hom (1986), Professor PhD, University of Washington
Russell M. Jeung (2002), Professor PhD & AAS MA-Program Coordinator, University of California at Berkeley
Ben Kobashigawa (1986), Professor PhD, University of Edinburgh
Mai-Nhung Le (1997), Professor DrPH, University of California at Berkeley
Jonathan Lee (2009), Associate Professor PhD, University of California at Santa Barbara
Isabelle Thuy Pelaud (2001), Professor PhD, University of California at Berkeley
Eric J. Pido (2011), Assistant Professor PhD, University of California at Berkeley
Christen Sasaki (2014), Assistant Professor PhD, University of California at Los Angeles
Valerie Soe (1996), Associate Professor MFA, School of the Arts Institute of Chicago
Anantha Sudhakar (2012), Assistant Professor PhD, Rutgers University
Allyson Tintiangco-Cubales (2000), Professor, University of California at Los Angeles
Wesley Ueunten (2002), Associate Professor PhD, University of California at Berkeley
Grace J. Yoo (1996), Professor and Department Chair PhD, University of California at San Francisco

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