department faculty at various events

Meet Our Faculty and Staff

Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty

Andrés Ehecatl AguilarAndrés Ehecatl Aguilar
Assistant Professor
Office: AL-392
Email: [email protected]
Research Interests: Chicana/o/x Transnational Arts and Culture, linguistics, Chicontepec Náhuatl and Ja’a Kumiai

Adelaida R. Del CastilloAdelaida R. Del Castillo, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Graduate Adviser 
Office: AL-359 | Phone: (619) 594-1257
Email: [email protected]
Research Interests: Mexican gender systems, social and cultural citizenship, Mexicana/Chicana feminist history

Michael DomínguezMichael Domínguez, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Office: AL-355
Email: [email protected]
Areas of Research: schooling experiences of [email protected] youth:  identity construction, socio-political development and activism, racialization, and community and family ingenuity

Victoria Gonzalez RiveraVictoria González-Rivera, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Interim Chair and Undergraduate Adviser during Fall 2021 
Office: AL-394 | Phone: (619) 594-0316
Email: [email protected] 
Research Interests: Gender, sexuality, and Mexican, Chicanx, and Nicaraguan history

Roberto D. HernándezRoberto D. Hernández, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Office: AL-388
Email: [email protected] 
Research Interests: Comparative border studies, decolonial theory, social movements

María Ibarra

María Ibarra, Ph.D.
Professor, Department Chair, Undergraduate Adviser (on sabbatical Fall 2021)
Office: AL-396
Email: [email protected] 
Research Interests: Globalization and social reproduction, (im)migration and paid domestic labor

Norma Iglesias-PrietoNorma Iglesias-Prieto, Ph.D.
Professor
Office: AL-398
Email: [email protected]
Research Interests: U.S.-Mexican border, gender, and film studies


Isidro OrtizIsidro Ortiz, Ph.D.

Professor
Office: AL-357
Email: [email protected]
Research Interests: Chicana and Chicano politics, Community organization, educational reform

 

Lecturers, Fall 2021

placeholderMario E. Aguilar, Ph.D
Office:
 AL-390
Email: [email protected]


James GarzaJames Garza, Ph.D.
Office: AL-395 | Phone: (619) 594-0970
Email: [email protected]

 

placeholderOctavio García, Ph.D
Office: AL-586
Email: [email protected]


placeholderSarah Tánori
Office: AL-372 
Email: [email protected]

 

Staff

Bertha Hernández
Administrative Coordinator
Office: AL-348 
Phone: (619) 594-8444
Email: [email protected]

 

Faculty Emeriti

 Richard Griswold del CastilloRichard Griswold del Castillo, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
Email: [email protected]

 

D. Emily HicksD. Emily Hicks, Ph.D.
Professor Emerita
Email: [email protected] 

 José "Pepe" VillarinoJosé "Pepe" Villarino, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus




 

 Maria ButlerMaria Butler
Lecturer Emerita
Email: [email protected]

 

Leilani Grajeda-HigleyLeilani Grajeda-Higley
Lecturer Emerita
Email: [email protected]

 

 Corel Mac-Farland ThuetCoral MacFarland-Thuet
Lecturer Emerita
Email: [email protected]