Walter Allen

Walter Allen

Professor
Scot Brown

Scot Brown

Associate Professor
Devon W. Carbado

Devon W. Carbado

Professor
Aisha Finch

Aisha Finch

Associate Professor, Gender Studies and Afro-American Studies

Aisha Finch received her Ph.D. in History from NYU and is currently an assistant professor of Gender Studies and African American Studies at UCLA.

Yogita Goyal

Yogita Goyal

Associate Professor

Yogita Goyal is interested in modern and contemporary literature and the study of race and postcolonialism, with a particular emphasis on African American and African literature and theory.

Sarah Haley

Sarah Haley

Assistant Professor, Gender Studies
Cheryl Harris

Cheryl Harris

Interim Chair for African-American Studies, Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation Chair in Civil Rights and Civil Liberties at UCLA School of Law

Cheryl Harris is the Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation Chair in Civil Rights and Civil Liberties at UCLA School of Law where she teaches Constitutional Law, Civil Rights, Employment Discrimination, Critical Race Theory and Race Conscious Remedies.

Peter James Hudson

Peter James Hudson

Assistant Professor

Peter James Hudson is an Assistant Professor of African American Studies who works at the intersection of US history and African Diaspora and Caribbean cultural studies.

Darnell Hunt

Darnell Hunt

Professor, Director of Bunche Center, Chair of Sociology Department

My research interests include race, media, and cultural studies.

Marcus Hunter

Marcus Hunter

Assistant Professor

An assistant professor in sociology, Professor Hunter is faculty in the department of African American Studies, and a faculty affiliate at the Ralph Bunche Center for African American Studies at UCLA.

Robin D.G. Kelley

Robin D.G. Kelley

Distinguished Professor of History & Gary B. Nash Endowed Chair in United States History
Uri McMillan

Uri McMillan

Assistant Professor

Uri McMillan is interested in nineteenth and twentieth-century performance cultures, and their particular intersection with literary cultures and visual art, with a particular emphasis on black performance art.

Mignon Moore

Mignon Moore

Professor

Moore is a family sociologist whose research examines within-group variation in processes and outcomes among disadvantaged groups.

Safiya Umoja Noble

Safiya Umoja Noble

Assistant Professor
Jemima Pierre

Jemima Pierre

Assistant Professor

Jemima Pierre (Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin) is a sociocultural anthropologist whose research and teaching interests are located in the overlaps between African Studies and African Diaspora Studies.

Melvin Rogers

Melvin Rogers

Assistant Professor

Rogers has wide-ranging interests located largely within contemporary democratic theory and the history of American and African-American political and ethical philosophy.

Mark Sawyer

Mark Sawyer

Associate Professor
Brenda E. Stevenson

Brenda E. Stevenson

Professor
Caroline Streeter

Caroline Streeter

Associate Professor
Patricia A. Turner

Patricia A. Turner

Dean and Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education

Dr. Patricia A. Turner was appointed Dean and Vice Provost for UCLA’s Division of Undergraduate Education, effective December 2012.

Richard Yarborough

Richard Yarborough

Professor

I teach and conduct research on a wide range of topics relating to African American literature and to US literature and culture more broadly.