Faculty Achievements

Maria Charles, professor and chair of the UC Santa Barbara...

F. Winddance Twine's research on global surrogacy was featured in a recent HBO report: 
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Business as Plan B: Research by Assistant Professor, Sarah Thébaud, suggests family...

Victor Rios has received the 2015 Coramae Richey Mann Award from the American Society...

Howard Winant received the 2015 Founder's Award for Scholarship and Service from the American...

Denise Segura was honored with the 2015 Feminist Mentoring Award at the Sociologists for Women in...

Bill Robinson's 2014 book, Global Capitalism and the Crisis of Humanity, was honored...

Noah Friedkin and his collaborators have received a five-year, $6.5 million "MURI grant to...

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Maria Charles' work on Gender and STEM is featured by the National Science Foundation, NSF in honor...

In the News

Edward Telles is Professor of Sociology and is currently director of the Project on Ethnicity and Race in Latin America (PERLA). He recently published Pigmentocracies: Ethnicity, Race and Color in Latin America with collaborators from Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and the United States as well as several comparative articles on ethnoracial educational and health disparities, racial classification and identification and public opinion, which have appeared in leading scholarly journals.  Telles earlier wrote Race in Another America: The Significance of Skin Color in Brazil and  Generations of Exclusion: Mexican Americans, Assimilation and Race, which have won major academic awards. 

 

In the News

Edward Telles is Professor of Sociology and is currently director of the Project on Ethnicity and Race in Latin America (PERLA). He recently published Pigmentocracies: Ethnicity, Race and Color in Latin America with collaborators from Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and the United States as well as several comparative articles on ethnoracial educational and health disparities, racial classification and identification and public opinion, which have appeared in leading scholarly journals.  Telles earlier wrote Race in Another America: The Significance of Skin Color in Brazil and  Generations of Exclusion: Mexican Americans, Assimilation and Race, which have won major academic awards.