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Don Zimmerman has been awarded the 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award from the A.S.A. Secction on...

F. Winddance Twine is serving as a 2014-15 Scholar-in-Residence for the Beatrice Bain Research Group...

Congratulations to Kum-Kum Bhavnani, John Foran and Janet Walker on their 2014-15 Crossroads Climate...

Congratulations to alum Rebecca Romo for receiving the best student article from the ASA section on...

Congratulations to new Sociology PhDs!

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Congratulations to Steven Osuna on receiving an Academic Senate Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award!...

Assistant Professor Lisa Hajjar has been selected the 2014-2015 Edward Said Chair of American...

For its strong commitment to gender equity and gender scholarship, UCSB Sociology has been...

UCSB gender scholars at the Winter SWS meetings, Nashville, 2014.

We are turning FIFTY! Sociology's PhD program was founded during the 1964-65 academic year -- during...

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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.