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professor of public health

Barbara Abrams is professor in the School of Public Health, where she teaches courses in epidemiology, public health nutrition and... Read more

professor emeritus of history

Richard M. Abrams is a professor emeritus of history at Berkeley. He retired in 2007 after 50 years of teaching, first at at Columbia... Read more

professor, integrative biology

David Ackerly is the Virginia E. and Robert E. Gill Professor in Natural History in the Department of Integrative Biology, and... Read more

executive director, Center on Reproductive Rights and Justice, Berkeley Law

Jill E. Adams is the founding executive director of the Center on Reproductive Rights and Justice at Berkeley Law, which propels law... Read more

Economist, Co-Chair of the Center on Wage and Employment Dynamics

Sylvia Allegretto is a labor economist and co-chair of the Center on Wage and Employment Dynamics, which is housed at UC Berkeley's... Read more

director, Seismological Laboratory

Richard Allen is professor of earth and planetary sciences and director of UC Berkeley's Seismological Laboratory. His research... Read more

professor of architecture, planning and urban history

Nezar AlSayyad is a professor of architecture, planning, urban design and urban history, and former chair of UC Berkeley’s Center... Read more

Adjunct Faculty, School of Public Health

Dr. Aragon is adjunct faculty at the School of Public Health where he teaches epidemiologic R computing/data science. He is the... Read more

professor, international sustainable development

Maximilian Auffhammer is the George Pardee Jr. Professor of International Sustainable Development at UC Berkeley and associate dean of... Read more

visiting scholar, Institute for European Studies

Albena Azmanova is associate professor in political and social thought at the University of Kent at Brussels. After participating in... Read more

adjunct professor, Haas School of Business

Elizabeth Bailey is an adjunct professor in the Haas Economic Analysis and Policy Group at the Haas School of Business. She served as ... Read more

professor of astronomy

Gibor Basri served as UC Berkeley's first vice chancellor for equity and inclusion from 2007 to November, 2015. In this role, he... Read more

Asst Dean of Students, Director UC Berkeley Public Service Center

Sandra Bass is assistant dean and director of the UC Berkeley Public Service Center, where she works with students, faculty, and... Read more

senior lecturer, Near Eastern studies and Ethnic studies

Hatem Bazian received his Ph.D. in philosophy and Islamic studies from UC Berkeley. He serves as a senior lecturer in Near Eastern... Read more

visiting professor, sociology

Annette Bernhardt is a visiting professor of sociology at UC Berkeley, as well as a visiting researcher at Berkeley's Institute for... Read more

professor of political science

Mark Bevir is a professor of political science whose main research interests are in political theory (including the history of... Read more

professor of law

Eric Biber’s teaching and research interests are environmental and natural resources law, administrative law, and property. Prior to... Read more

political science lecturer

Terri Bimes is the assistant director for research at UC Berkeley's Institute of Governmental Studies and a lecturer in the Charles... Read more

professor of physics, former chancellor

Robert Birgeneau served as UC Berkeley chancellor for nine years beginning in 2004. Under his leadership, during a time of financial... Read more

lecturer, Haas School of Business

Entrepreneur-turned-educator Steve Blank is credited with launching the Lean Startup movement. He’s changed how startups are built;... Read more

professor of sociology

Irene Bloemraad, an internationally recognized expert on immigration, is the Thomas Garden Barnes Chair of Canadian Studies and... Read more

professor of business

Severin Borenstein is E.T. Grether Professor of Business Administration and Public Policy at the Haas School of Business and a... Read more

professor of Near Eastern Studies and rhetoric

Daniel Boyarin is the Taubman Professor of Talmudic culture in the departments of Near Eastern studies and rhetoric. His fields of... Read more

dean of the Goldman School of Public Policy

Henry Brady is a professor of political science and public policy who serves as dean of the Goldman School of Public Policy. Formerly... Read more

professor of Integrative Biology

George A. Brooks is a professor of integrative biology whose research focuses on exercise physiology and metabolism, on which he has... Read more

chair, Center for Japanese Studies

Dana Buntrock, professor of architecture at UC Berkeley, began her studies of Japanese architecture more than 20 years ago -- her... Read more

associate professor, School of Information

Jenna Burrell is an associate professor in UC Berkeley's School of Information. Her book Invisible Users: Youth in the Internet... Read more

senior lecturer in journalism

Bob Calo began his career in television at KQED in San Francisco, where he produced daily news and documentaries for the local and... Read more

director, Greater Good Parents

A sociologist and senior fellow at UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center, Christine Carter, Ph.D., is the author of The... Read more

assistant professor, School of Information

Before joining the Berkeley faculty, Brian Carver practiced law in a Silicon Valley-based law firm. Carver's research focuses on... Read more

dean, Arts & Humanities

Anthony J. Cascardi is a professor of comparative literature, rhetoric, and Spanish, and dean of the Division of Arts and Humanities... Read more

associate professor of chemistry, biochemistry and molecular biology

Jamie Cate is an associate professor of chemistry, biochemistry and molecular biology and a faculty scientist at Lawrence Berkeley... Read more

professor of ethnic studies

Catherine Ceniza Choy is a professor and a former chair of the Department of Ethnic Studies at UC Berkeley. She is the author of... Read more

professor of city and regional planning

Robert Cervero is a professor of city and regional planning, director of the UC Transportation Center and a faculty researcher with... Read more

Professor, City and Regional Planning

Karen Chapple is a professor of City and Regional Planning at UC Berkeley who specializes in housing, community and economic... Read more

Distinguished Professor of Management and chair of the Haas Management of Organizations Group

Jennifer Chatman is the Paul J. Cortese Distinguished Professor of Management at the Haas School of Business and chairs the Haas... Read more

associate professor, city and regional planning

Dan Chatman studies travel behavior and the built environment; residential and workplace location choice; "smart growth" and municipal... Read more

lecturer, history department

Robert Chester is an environmental historian of the United States whose research focuses on the largest silver strike in American... Read more

Ph.D. candidate, ethnic studies

Olivia Chilcote is a Ph.D. candidate in ethnic studies, a Ford Foundation dissertation fellow and a fellow for the Joseph A. Myers... Read more

director, Center for Studies in Higher Education

Carol Christ was appointed director of the Center for Studies in Higher Education in January 2015. Christ first joined UC... Read more

director, Institute of Governmental Studies

Jack Citrin is the Heller Professor of Political Science at UC Berkeley and directs the campus's Institute of Governmental studies. He... Read more

professor of anthropology

Lawrence Cohen is a professor in the departments of anthropology and South and Southeast Asian studies at UC Berkeley. He is a social... Read more

for the Berkeley Blog

In response to a recent Berkeley Blog post concerning ongoing deliberations of the American Anthropological Association —... Read more

professor of architecture

Mary Comerio, a professor of architecture at UC Berkeley, is an internationally recognized authority on post-disaster reconstruction... Read more

Ph.D. candidate, economics

Carola Conces Binder's graduate research focused on information, beliefs, and uncertainty in the macroeconomy. She has written a... Read more

associate professor, city and regional planning

Jason Corburn is an associate professor in the Department of City and Regional Planning and School of Public Health. He directs the... Read more

Professor emerita, Political Science and International and Area Studies

Beverly Crawford is emeritus professor of political science and International and Area Studies. She holds a Ph.D. in political... Read more

graduate student, city and regional planning

Mitch Crispell is a master's student in the Department of City and Regional Planning, where he studies, primarily, affordable-housing... Read more

deputy director, CITRIS

Camille Crittenden joined CITRIS in May 2012 as director of the Data and Democracy... Read more

International law expert

Dr. R. Sohan Dasgupta L’16 led the think-tank team that participated in the drafting of the new Tunisian Constitution. This new... Read more

Professor, Haas School of Business

Lucas Davis is an associate professor at the Haas School of Business and faculty director of the Energy Institute at Haas. His... Read more

professor emeritus, architecture

Sam Davis is professor emeritus at UC Berkeley, where he taught for 38 years. He served as interim dean of the College of... Read more

professor, city and regional planning

Michael Dear is a professor in the College of Environmental Design at UC Berkeley. The author/editor of more than a dozen books, he... Read more

Brad DeLong

J. Bradford DeLong is a professor of economics at UC Berkeley, a weblogger for the Washington Center for Equitable Growth... Read more

professor, materials science and engineering

Thomas M. Devine is a professor of materials science and engineering. His research focuses on aspects of materials science that are... Read more

director, Institute of European Studies

Jeroen Dewulf directs UC Berkeley’s Institute of European Studies, where in 2014 he founded the Benelux Program, focusing on... Read more

UC Berkeley Chancellor

Nicholas B. Dirks is UC Berkeley's 10th chancellor. Previously, he served as Columbia University's executive vice president and dean... Read more

senior lecturer, acting

Dolas is a senior lecturer in the Department of Theater, Dance and Performance Studies. Her acting credits include work with... Read more

professor of law

Holly Doremus is a leading scholar and teacher in environmental law, natural resources law, and law and science. She earned her Ph.D.... Read more

senior research fellow, Center for Studies in Higher Education

John Aubrey Douglass is senior research fellow, public policy and higher education, at UC Berkeley's Center for Studies in Higher... Read more

professor of health economics

William Dow is the Henry J. Kaiser professor of health economics in the School of Public Health's Division of Health Policy and... Read more

professor and co-chair, Fisher Center for Real Estate and Urban Economics

Robert Edelstein holds the Maurice Mann Chair in Real Estate and is the co-director of the Fisher Center for Real Estate and Urban... Read more

dean and professor, social welfare

Jeffrey Edleson is dean and professor at UC Berkeley's School of Social Welfare. He served as a professor at the University of... Read more

professor, UC Berkeley School of Law

Christopher Edley, Jr. is the Honorable William H. Orrick, Jr. Distinguished Chair at the UC Berkeley School of Law and served as the... Read more

professor of economics and political science

Barry Eichengreen's expertise includes the global economy, economic history, banking, the Great Depression, and European Union... Read more

Professor of molecular and cell biology

Michael Eisen is a professor of Genetics, Genomics, and Development in UC Berkeley's Department of Molecular Biology, and an... Read more

associate director, Climate Change and Business Program

Ethan Elkind is associate director of the Climate Change and Business Program, with a joint appointment at the UC Berkeley School of... Read more

director, global justice program, Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society

As director of the global justice program at UC Berkeley's Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society, Elsadig Elsheikh oversees... Read more

founding executive director, Lester Center for Entrepreneurship, and adjunct professor, emeritus, Haas School of Business

Jerome Engel is the Founding Executive Director, Emeritus of the Lester Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and an Adjunct... Read more

Human Rights Center fellow and Joint Medical Program student

Susan Fang is a graduate student, pursuing an MS and MD at the UC Berkeley-UC San Francisco Joint Medical Program. She is currently a... Read more

professor of law

Daniel Farber is the Sho Sato Professor of Law and faculty co-director of Berkeley Law's Center for Law, Energy, and the Environment.... Read more

professor emerita of history

Paula S. Fass is the Margaret Byrne Professor of History Emerita at UC Berkeley. She served as distinguished scholar in residence at... Read more

professor of sociology

Claude Fischer is Professor of the Graduate School in sociology at UC Berkeley. He is known for his work on urban and community... Read more

professor of political science

M. Steven Fish is a comparative political scientist who studies democracy and regime change in developing and post-communist... Read more

associate professor, agricultural and resource economics

Meredith Fowlie is an associate professor in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and a research associate at UC... Read more

professor of computer science, faculty director of MOOCLab

A professor in UC Berkeley’s Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, Armando Fox served formerly as academic... Read more

research associate, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

Laurence Frank is a research associate in UCB’s Museum of Vertebrate Zoology and directs the Living with Lions program in Kenya, a... Read more

professor of education and public policy

Working inside policy organizations and the academy over the past three decades, Bruce Fuller has asked how public action best... Read more

faculty director, Berkeley Program in Housing and Urban Policy

Carol Galante is the I. Donald Terner Distinguished Professor in Affordable Housing and Urban Policy and faculty director of the... Read more

assistant professor, Berkeley Law

David Gamage's primary research and teaching interests are in the areas of taxation, budget policy, and public finance. Gamage has... Read more

chancellor's professor, education and political science

Lisa García Bedolla is Chancellor's Professor in UC Berkeley's Graduate School of Education and its Travers Department of Political... Read more

professor, Haas School of Business and School of Public Health

Paul Gertler is Li Ka Shing Professor of Economics in the Haas School of Business and professor of health services finance in the... Read more

associate professor of public policy

Jack Glaser, an associate professor and associate dean at the Goldman School of Public Policy, is a social psychologist whose primary... Read more

professor of women's studies and ethnic studies

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associate professor of economics

As an applied macroeconomist, Yuriy Gorodnichenkoworks works on a broad array of topics that overlap with public finance, development,... Read more

professor, anthropology

Junko Habu is a professor of anthropology whose research focuses on environmental anthropology, particularly food diversity, mobility... Read more

professor of health policy

Helen Halpin is a professor of health policy. Her research focuses on health insurance policy, including health insurance benefit... Read more

John H. Boalt professor of law

Ian Haney López is the John H. Boalt Professor of Law at UC Berkeley, where he teaches in the areas of race and constitutional... Read more

deputy director, Bancroft Library

Peter Hanff is deputy director of the Bancroft Library and an authority on rare books and special collections. He also is the former... Read more

professor of energy and resources

John Harte is a professor of energy and resources and of environmental science, policy and management. Following undergraduate studies... Read more

professor emeritus, African American studies

Charles Henry is professor emeritus of African American studies, former president of the National Council for Black Studies and former... Read more

professor of economics and finance

Benjamin E. Hermalin, whose areas of research include corporate governance, the study of organizations, and law and economics, holds... Read more

professor of marketing

Teck-Hua Ho is the William Halford Jr. Family Professor of Marketing at UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business, chair of the campus's... Read more

campus privacy officer

Lisa Ho, UC Berkeley's campus privacy officer, joined the Office of Ethics, Risk and Compliance Services in October 2014. Her role is... Read more

professor emeritus of history

David A. Hollinger is Preston Hotchkis Professor Emeritus of history at UC Berkeley. He specializes in the intellectual and... Read more

adjunct professor of information

Chris Jay Hoofnagle holds dual appointments as adjunct full professor in the School of Information and the School of Law. He is an... Read more

professor emeritus of sociology and demography

Mike Hout taught courses on inequality, data analysis, and population. In his research, he uses demographic methods to study social... Read more

PhD student, Energy and Resources Group

Christopher Hyun comes from a decade of experience in South Asia, focused on water, pollution, culture, religion and development,... Read more

co-founder, Center for Weight and Health

Joanne Ikeda is a nutritionist emeritus and co-founder of the UC Berkeley Center for Weight and Health. She is a nationally recognized... Read more

associate vice chancellor of arts and design

Shannon Jackson is UC Berkeley's first associate vice chancellor of arts and design, and a professor of rhetoric and a professor of... Read more

chair, UC Berkeley Center for Labor Research and Education

Ken Jacobs chairs the UC Berkeley Labor Center, where he has been a labor specialist since 2002. His areas of specialization include... Read more

professor of physics

Bob Jacobsen obtained a B.S.E.E. from MIT in 1978. He spent 1976 through 1986 working in the computer- and data-communications... Read more

history professor

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assistant professor of history

Stephanie Jones-Rogers is an assistant professor of history at UC Berkeley. Her general research interests include 19th century... Read more

professor of anthropology

Rosemary Joyce is a professor of anthropology at UC Berkeley and an archeologist who has conducted fieldwork in Honduras since 1977.... Read more

Class of 1935 Distinguished Professor of Energy

Daniel M. Kammen is the Class of 1935 Distinguished Professor of Energy at UC Berkeley, where he holds appointments in the Energy and... Read more

Chancellor's Professor of Law, Berkeley Center for Law & Technology codirector

Professor Katyal joined the Berkeley Law faculty in fall 2015 from Fordham Law School, where she served as the associate dean for... Read more

Ph.D. student, anthropology

Katherine Kinkopf is a doctoral student in the anthropology department at UC Berkeley, in the Agarwal Skeletal Biology Laboratory. Her... Read more

professor of public policy

David L. Kirp, James D. Marver Professor of Public Policy at UC Berkeley, is a policy consultant and former newspaper editor as well... Read more

professor of computer science

Dan Klein is a professor of computer science at UC Berkeley (Ph.D. Stanford, MSt Oxford, BA Cornell). His research on natural... Read more

executive director, Human Rights Center, Berkeley Law

Alexa Koenig is the executive director of the Human Rights Center (winner of the 2015 MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective... Read more

visiting scholar, Institute of International Studies

Harry Kreisler is a visiting scholar and former executive director of UC Berkeley’s Institute of International Studies. From 2002 to... Read more

professor, environmental sciences; co-director, Berkeley Food Institute

Claire Kremen is a professor in UC Berkeley's Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management and co-director of the... Read more

distinguished senior fellow at the Berkeley Center for Criminal Justice

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professor of linguistics

George Lakoff is Goldman Distinguished Professor of Cognitive Science and Linguistics at UC Berkeley, where he has taught since 1972.... Read more

professor emerita of linguistics

Robin Lakoff studies language and gender, the politics of language, and language and popular culture. More academically, her work... Read more

communications manager, Human Rights Center

Andrea Lampros is the communications manager and fellowships coordinator for the Human Rights Center at UC Berkeley School of... Read more

Ph.D. candidate, Berkeley Law

A Ph.D. candidate in Jurisprudence and Social Policy at UC Berkeley Law, Hannah Laqueur specializes in law and economics and criminal... Read more

bioengineering major

Hojae Lee is a UC Berkeley bioengineering major. She is a math enthusiast and has been the assistant to the Berkeley Math Circle, a... Read more

associate professor of political science

Gabriel Lenz is an associate professor of political science whose research primarily focuses on voters’ ability to control their... Read more

emeritus journalism professor and University Librarian emeritus

Thomas C. Leonard served as UC Berkeley's University Librarian and as a professor in the Graduate School of Journalism. He has... Read more

professor of business administration

David I. Levine is the Eugene E. and Catherine M. Trefethen professor of business administration at UC Berkeley's Haas School of... Read more

librarian, Institute of Transportation Studies Library

Kendra Levine is a specialist in transportation information, data and research. In her role as research librarian for the UC Berkeley... Read more

associate professor of political science

Jonah Levy received his Ph.D. in political science from MIT in 1994. He teaches courses in comparative political economy, French and... Read more

professor emeritus of integrative biology

Jere Lipps is Professor of the Graduate School (Integrative Biology). In 1989, he became director of the Museum of Paleontology, in... Read more

fellow with the Warren Institute at the School of Law

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director, Election Administration Research Center

Karin Mac Donald directs the Election Administration Research Center at Berkeley Law, as well as the Statewide Database, the... Read more

Ph.D. student, education

Cristobal Madero is a Jesuit (member of the Society of Jesus), a sociologist and a theologian, currently pursuing a Ph.D. in... Read more

executive director, Center for Effective Global Action

Temina Madon is executive director of the Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA), a research network that designs and tests... Read more

resident scholar, Institute of Governmental Studies

Thomas E. Mann, a former senior fellow at The Brookings Institution, is now a resident scholar at Berkeley's Institute of Governmental... Read more

professor of geography and ethnic studies

Beatriz Manz, professor of geography and ethnic studies at UC Berkeley, is the author of Refugees of a Hidden War: the Aftermath... Read more

editor-in-chief, Greater Good Science Center

Jason Marsh is the founding editor-in-chief of Greater Good, the online magazine of UC Berkeley's Read more

resident researcher, Institute for the Study of Societal Issues

Robin Marsh is a socio-economist with more than 25 years of experience in international agriculture, rural development and leadership... Read more

professor emerita, psychology

Christina Maslach, professor emerita of psychology, has conducted research on a number of topics in social and health psychology. But... Read more

professor, Berkeley Law

Mary Ann Mason is professor and co-director of the Center on Health, Economics and Family Security at Berkeley Law, as well as... Read more

director, IT & Homeland Security Project, public policy

Stephen M. Maurer is associate adjunct professor in the Goldman School of Public Policy; he is also affiliated with Berkeley Law. His... Read more

faculty director, Center for Responsible Business

Kellie McElhaney is the Alexander Faculty Fellow and the founding faculty director, at UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business, of the... Read more

Ph.D. student, sociology

Liz McKenna's research focuses on the class dynamics and mobilizing structures of Brazil’s current protest cycle (and lack thereof).... Read more

assistant professor, energy and environmental policy

Jonas Meckling is an assistant professor in UC Berkeley's Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management. His research... Read more

PhD candidate, biostatistics

In over a decade as a freelance journalist, Robin Mejia covered health and science stories for the Los Angeles Times, the... Read more

associate professor of psychology

Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton is an associate professor of psychology at UC Berkeley, faculty director of the campus's Greater Good Science... Read more

assistant director, Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society

Before coming to the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society, at UC Berkeley, Stephen Menendian was senior legal associate at... Read more

assistant professor, political science

Joel Middleton is a assistant professor of political science at UC Berkeley. In the field of American politics, his research has... Read more

professor of economics

At Berkeley, Edward "Ted" Miguel is Oxfam Professor in Environmental and Resource Economics and faculty director of the Center of... Read more

associate professor of linguistics

Line Mikkelsen is an associate professor of linguistics who works on the syntax, semantics, and morphology of natural languages and... Read more

assistant vice chancellor for Intellectual Property & Industry Research Alliances

Carol Mimura is the assistant vice chancellor for Intellectual Property & Industry Research Alliances (IPIRA) at UC Berkeley and... Read more

Ph.D. student, materials science & engineering

Santiago is a PhD student in Materials Science & Engineering with great interest in the multifaceted nature of future energy... Read more

visiting associate professor, Middle Eastern Studies

A teacher of Middle Eastern politics at UC Berkeley and San Francisco State University, Mahmood Monshipouri, PhD. specializes in human... Read more

professor, Haas School of Business

Don A. Moore is a professor of Management of Organizations at the Haas School of Business. He studies human overconfidence, including... Read more

professor of music

Davitt Moroney is a professor of music scholarship at UC Berkeley. He is also university organist and currently serves as a member of... Read more

Professor

Deirdre K. Mulligan is an associate professor in the School of Information at UC Berkeley and a co-director of the Berkeley Center for... Read more

professor of public policy

Michael Nacht holds the campus's Thomas and Alison Schneider Chair in Public Policy. From 1998-2008 he was Aaron Wildavsky Dean of... Read more

professor of environmental engineering

William Nazaroff is a professor of environmental engineering and editor-in-chief of the journal Indoor Air. He has served on... Read more

assistant teaching professor in international relations

Bruce Newsome is assistant teaching professor in International Relations. He teaches courses on global security risks,... Read more

director, Center for African Studies

Director of the Center for African Studies and associate professor of African American Studies, G. Ugo Nwokeji has expertise in the... Read more

Ph.D. candidate, history

Peggy O'Donnell is a Ph.D. candidate in history at UC Berkeley. Her work focuses on the history of human rights, broadly conceived:... Read more

professor of public policy

Trained at Harvard as an architect and engineer, Michael O'Hare came to Berkeley after teaching positions at MIT and Harvard's Kennedy... Read more

visiting scholar, history

Lorena Ojeda--davila is a visiting scholar in the Department of History at UC Berkeley and a professor of history at Mexico's... Read more

adjunct professor of economics

Martha Olney is an adjunct professor in UC Berkeley's Department of Economics focusing on the fields of economic history,... Read more

director, forensic program, Human Rights Center, Berkeley Law

Before joining the Human Rights Center, Cristián Orrega, a biochemist and forensic geneticist, served as assistant laboratory... Read more

Global Networks Director, Center for Effective Global Action

Alexandra Orsola-Vidal is the Global Networks director at the Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA), a research network that... Read more

professor of paleontology and evolutionary biology

Kevin Padian is a professor of paleontology and evolutionary biology in UC Berkeley's Department of Integrative Biology, and a curator... Read more

professor, electrical engineering and computer sciences

Christos Papadimitriou, professor of electrical engineering and computer sciences, studied electrical engineering in Greece, and got... Read more

professor of computer science

David A. Patterson is the Pardee Professor of Computer Science; director of the Reliable Adaptive Distributed computing Laboratory... Read more

professor, Graduate School of Education

P. David Pearson is a faculty member in the Language and Literacy program at UC Berkeley's School of Education, and served as dean of... Read more

professor of civil and environmental engineering

Juan M. Pestana-Nascimento joined the UC Berkeley faculty in 1994 and is a professor of civil and environmental engineering. His... Read more

Ph.D. student in city and regional planning

Pedro Peterson is a Ph.D. candidate in UC Berkeley's Department of City and Regional Planning. His research focuses on public-private... Read more

professor of history

Mark Peterson, professor and chair of history, teaches and writes about colonial America and the American Revolution. His specialty is... Read more

assistant professor of Near Eastern archaeology

Benjamin Porter is an assistant professor of Near Eastern archaeology in UC Berkeley’s Near Eastern studies department, and a... Read more

professor of population and family planning

Malcolm Potts is a Cambridge-trained obstetrician and reproductive scientist. He is the first holder of the Fred H. Bixby endowed... Read more

director, Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society

Professor of Law john a. powell is director, at UC Berkeley, of the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society and holds the... Read more

teaching professor of neurobiology

David E. Presti has been teaching neurobiology, psychology, and cognitive science at UC Berkeley since 1991. His classes on "Brain,... Read more

director, Matsui Center

Ethan Rarick is the director of the Robert T. Matsui Center for Politics and Public Service at the Institute of Governmental Studies... Read more

professor of public policy

Robert B. Reich is a professor of public policy at UC Berkeley's Richard and Rhoda Goldman School of Public Policy and former... Read more

professor and head of epidemiology

Arthur Reingold, MD, holds the inaugural Edward E. Penhoet Distinguished Chair in Global Public Health and Infectious Diseases at the... Read more

director, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Lawrence Rinder is director of the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive at UC Berkeley. He has held positions at the Museum of... Read more

professor of genetics, genomics and development

Jasper Rine is a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor and professor of genetics, genomics and development in the Department of... Read more

professor emeritus, Energy & Resources Group

Gene I. Rochlin is professor emeritus in the Energy and Resources Group at UC Berkeley. He holds a PhD in physics from the University... Read more

E. Morris Cox professor of economics and professor of political science

Gérard Roland is E. Morris Cox professor of economics and professor of political science at UC Berkeley. His expertise is in... Read more

adjunct professor, agricultural and resource economics

David Roland-Holst is adjunct professor of agricultural and resource economics in the College of Natural Resources. He is an expert on... Read more

executive director, Center for Right-Wing Studies

Lawrence Rosenthal is executive director of the Berkeley Center for Right-Wing Studies, a research unit founded in 2009 and dedicated... Read more

social-welfare major, former UC student regent

Sadia Saifuddin served as the UC student regent for 2014-15. She is a fourth-year social-welfare major. She has previously served... Read more

director, Institute for the Study of Societal Issues

Martín Sánchez-Jankowski, a professor of sociology, directs the Institute for the Study of Societal Issues and the Center for Urban... Read more

dean, School of Information

AnnaLee Saxenian is professor and dean of the School of Information and a professor of city and regional planning. She is... Read more

professor of health economics and public policy

Richard M. Scheffler is Distinguished Professor of Health Economics and Public Policy at the School of Public Health and the Goldman... Read more

anthropology professor

Nancy Scheper-Hughes is a professor of medical anthropology at UC Berkeley, where she directs the doctoral program in Critical Studies... Read more

professor of education and of mathematics

Alan Schoenfeld is the Elizabeth and Edward Conner Professor of Education and affiliated professor of mathematics atUC Berkeley. His... Read more

professor of English, associate dean, arts & humanities

Susan Schweik is a UC Berkeley professor of English. She is the author of The Ugly Laws, a social and cultural history of an... Read more

former Ph.D. student, political science

A 2014 PhD grad in political science at Berkeley, Suzanne Scoggins is a fellow at Stanford University's Center on Democracy,... Read more

director, Sexual Violence Program, Human Rights Center

Kim Thuy Seelinger directs the Sexual Violence Program at Berkeley Law's Human Rights Center. She oversees the center’s teaching,... Read more

director, Center for Latin American Studies

A professor of social and cultural studies at UC Berkeley's Graduate School of Education, Harley Shaiken directs the Center for Latin... Read more

professor emeritus, psychology and neuroscience

Arthur Shimamura is a professor emeritus of psychology and of the Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute. He studies the psychological and... Read more

dean emeritus, School of Public Health

Stephen M. Shortell is the Blue Cross of California Distinguished Professor of Health Policy and Management and Professor of... Read more

chief scientist, Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership

Professor Ikhlaq Sidhu is chief scientist at UC Berkeley's Fung Institute for Engineering Leadership. He joined the Berkeley faculty... Read more

professor of law

Jonathan Simon is a professor of law at UC Berkeley and faculty director of the Center for the Study of Law & Society. An... Read more

professor, social welfare and public policy

Jennifer Skeem is a clinical psychologist affiliated with the School of Social Welfare (as professor and associate dean of research)... Read more

associate professor of sociology

Sandra Susan Smith joined the UC Berkeley sociology faculty in 2004. Her research interests include urban poverty, joblessness, race... Read more

web editor & producer, Greater Good Science Center

Jeremy Adam Smith is web editor of the Greater Good Science Center and author or co-editor of four books, including Read more

director, Atrocity Response Program, Human Rights Center

Stephen Smith Cody is director of the Human Rights Center's Atrocity Response Program. He designs and manages research related to... Read more

professor of statistics

Philip B. Stark, professor of statistics, has conducted research on the Big Bang, causal inference, the U.S. census, earthquake... Read more

Roger J. Traynor Professor of Law

Stephen Sugarman joined the UC Berkeley faculty in 1972. He regularly teaches Torts, and occasionally teaches Sports Law, Food Law and... Read more

clinical professor emeritus, public health

John Swartzberg, MD, is a clinical professor emeritus at UC Berkeley's School of Public Health, chairs the editorial board chair... Read more

professor of mechanical engineering

Andrew Szeri is professor of mechanical engineering and vice provost for strategic academic and facilities planning at UC... Read more

professor of business, economics and public policy

Steve Tadelis is a professor of business, economics and public policy at UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business. His research... Read more

lecturer, International and Area Studies

Clare Talwalker is a continuing lecturer in International and Area Studies and vice chair of the campus's Global Poverty and Practice... Read more

director of Cal Performances

Matías Tarnopolsky, executive and artistic director of Cal Performances, has written extensively about music, including material for... Read more

chair, Gender and Women's Studies

Charis Thompson is Chancellor's Professor and chair of Gender and Women's Studies, and a former founding director of the Science,... Read more

associate professor, sociology

Cihan Tugal studies the role of religion in political projects. His research focuses on the interaction between culture, religion and... Read more

professor, computer science and School of Information

Doug Tygar has a joint appointment in computer science and the School of Information. He works in computer security, privacy and... Read more

associate adjunct professor, molecular and cell biology

Fyodor Urnov is a "genome editor" — he works on genetically engineering human cells to understand and treat disease. An associate... Read more

deputy director, Center for Cities and Schools

Jeffrey M. Vincent is cofounder and deputy director of the Center for Cities and Schools, a policy-research and technical-assistance... Read more

professor of geography

Richard Walker is professor of geography at UC Berkeley, and co-founder and current chair of the California Studies Association, as... Read more

dean, Graduate School of Journalism

Edward Wasserman, who writes and lectures widely on the ethics, evolution and ownership of the news media, is dean of the Graduate... Read more

professor of political science

A professor of political science affiliated also with the UC Berkeley School of Information, Steven Weber is an expert in... Read more

associate director, Center for Law, Energy and the Environment

Steve Weissman is associate director of UC Berkeley’s Center for Law, Energy, and the Environment and a lecturer in residence. He is... Read more

faculty co-director, Energy Institute at Haas

The Cora Jane Flood Professor of Business Administration at the Haas School of Business, Catherine Wolfram's research interests... Read more

research director, Center for Labor Research & Education

Carol Zabin is a labor economist whose research has addressed low-wage labor markets, labor standards, workforce development, and... Read more

education director, Greater Good Science Center

At the Greater Good Science Center, Vicki Zakrzewski (zahk-shef-skee) offers research-based resources to improve the social and... Read more

professor, agriculture and resource economics

Professor David Zilberman holds the Robinson Chair in the Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics at UC Berkeley, where he... Read more

director, Urban Displacement Project

Miriam Zuk is director of the Urban Displacement Project and senior researcher at UC Berkeley in affiliation with the Institute of... Read more