Advancing excellence through faculty diversity

University of California Faculty Appointees

The University of California prides itself on placing former President's and Chancellor's(*) Postdoctoral Fellows with UC faculty appointments. Since 2003, an average of 10 former UC President’s and Chancellor’s postdoctoral fellows received faculty appointments at a University of California campus.

Berkeley

Norma Alarcon*
Gender & Women's Studies
Lisa Alvarez-Cohen
Civil & Environmental
Engineering
Gibor Basri*
Astronomy
Mel Y. Chen
Gender & Women's Studies
Laura Enriquez
Sociology
Saba Mahmood*
Anthropology
Angela Marino*
Theater, Dance &
Performance Studies
Rachel Morello-Frosch
Public Health and
Environmental Science,
Policy & Management
Scott Moura
Civil & Environmental
Engineering
Darieck Scott
African American Studies
Aaron Streets
Bioengineering
Jun Sunseri*
Anthropology
Khatharya Um*
Ethnic Studies

Davis

Ralph Aldredge
Mechanical & Aeronautical
Engineering
Javier Arbona*
American Studies
Rebecca Calisi Rodríguez
Neurobiology, Physiology,
and Behavior
Ofelia Cuevas
Chicana/Chicano Studies
Steven Crum
Native American Studies
Adela de la Torre
Chicana/Chicano Studies
Jeramy DeCristo
American Studies
Sam Diaz-Munoz*
Microbiology and Molecular
Genetics
Yvette Flores*
Chicana/Chicano Studies
Marie Heffern
Chemistry
Rebecca Hernandez
Land, Air, and
Water Resources
Tessa Hill
Geology
Brian Johnson
Entomology
Martha Macri
Native American Studies
Elisabeth Middleton
Native American Studies
Sabbie Miller
Civil and Environmental
Engineering
Susette Min
Asian American Studies
Victor Montejo
Native American Studies
Anjali Nath*
American Studies
Asian American Studies
Lorena Navarro
Microbiology
Caitlin Patler
Sociology
Jessica Bissett Perea
Native American Studies
Julie Sze
American Studies
Abigail Thompson
Mathematics
Grace Wang
Asian American Studies
Louie Yang
Entomology

Irvine

Christine Balance
Asian American Studies
Lee Cabatingan*
Criminology, Law & Society
Anita Casavantes Bradford
Chicano/Latino Studies
and History
Jacqueline Chen
Psychology and Social Behavior
Alicia Cox
Comparative Literature
Sohail Daulatzai
Film & Media Studies
Rina Dechter
Information & Computer Science
Laura E. Enriquez*
Chicano/Latino Studies
Christopher Fan*
English
Donovan German
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
Sora Han
Criminology, Law & Society
Constance Iloh
Education
Sandra Irani
Information & Computer
Science
Laura Hyun Yi Kang
Women's Studies
Solmaz Sajjadi Kia
Mechanical & Aerospace
Engineering
Adria Imada
History
James Kyun-Jin Lee
Asian American Studies
Jennifer Lee
Sociology
Julia Lee
Asian American Studies
Beth Lopour
Biomedical Engineering
Sylvia Nam
Anthropology
Annie Ro
Public Health
Rocio Rosales*
Sociology
Ana Rosas
Chicana/Latino Studies
Aomawa Shields
Physics and Astonomy
Jared Sexton
African American Studies
and Film & Media Studies
Fatimah Tobing Rony
Film & Media Studies
Linda Trinh Vo*
Asian American Studies
Tiffany Willoughby-Herard
African American Studies

Los Angeles

Leisy Abrego
Chicana and Chicano Studies
Juliann Anesi
Gender Studies
Delroy Baugh
Chemistry
Maylei Blackwell
Chicana and Chicano Studies
Evelyn Blumenberg
Urban Planning
Lucy Burns
Asian American Studies
Daniela Cusack
Geography
Dorota Dabrowska
Biostatistics
Michelle Erai
Women's Studies
Aisha Finch
Women's Studies and
African American Studies
Alyson Fletcher
Statistics
Timu Gallien
Civil and Environmental
Engineering
David G. Garcia
Education & Information Studies
Mishuana Goeman
Women's Studies
Joshua Guzman
Gender Studies
Juan Herrera
Geography
Raúl Hinojosa-Ojeda*
Chicana and Chicano Studies
Grace Hong
Women's Studies
Sylvia Hurtado
Education & Information
Studies
Gaye Theresa Johnson
Chicana and Chicano Studies
Rachel Lee*
English
Maria Cristina Pons
Chicana and Chicano Studies
Gerardo Ramirez
Psychology and Education
& Information Studies
Robert Chao Romero
Chicana and Chicano Studies
Juan Sanchez
English
Michael Stoll
Public Policy
Caroline Streeter
English and African American
Studies
Courtney S. Thomas
Community Health Sciences
Abel Valenzuela, Jr.
Chicana and Chicano Studies

Merced

Asmeret Asefaw Berhe
Natural Sciences
Ricardo Cisneros
Social Sciences,
Humanities & Arts
Lilian Davila
Engineering
Robin DeLugan
Social Sciences,
Humanities & Arts
Kit Myers*
Social Sciences,
Humanities & Arts:
History
Rudy Oritz
Natural Sciences
Mayya Tokman
Natural Sciences
Ma Vang
Social Sciences,
Humanities & Arts
Jeffrey Yoshimi
Social Sciences,
Humanities, & Arts

Riverside

Victoria Bomberry
Ethnic Studies
Amalia Cabezas
Ethnic Studies
Mei-chu Chang
Mathematics
Emily Hue*
Ethnic Studies
Anthony Jerry
Anthropology
Juliet McMullin
Anthropology
Raquel Rall*
Education
Setsu Shigematsu
Media and Cultural Studies
Eric A. Stanley
Gender and Sexuality Studies
Flip Tanedo
Physics & Astronomy
Melanie Yazzie
Gender & Sexuality Studies
Roya Zandi
Physics

San Diego

Adah Almutairi
Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical
Sciences, Nanoengineering and
Materials Science & Engineering
Katherine Barbeau
Chemical Oceanography
Jennifer Burney
International Relations
& Pacific Studies
Gloria Chacón
Literature
Dennis Childs
Literature
Francisco Contijoch
Bioengineering
Yen-Le Espiritu
Ethnic Studies
Alex Frañó Pereira
Physics
Hanna Garth
Anthropology
David J. Gonzalez
Pharmacology
Sara Johnson
Literature
Roshanak Kheshti
Ethnic Studies
Mark Lawson
Reproductive Medicine
Padmini Rangamani*
Mechanical & Aerospace
Engineering
Lara Rangel*
Cognitive Science
Andrea Tao
Nanoengineering
Daphne Taylor-García
Ethnic Studies
JoAnn Trejo
Pharmacology
Emily Troemel
Cell & Developmental Biology
Olga Vásquez
Communications
Kalindi Vora
Ethnic Studies
Bradley Voytek
Cognitive Science
K. Wayne Yang
Ethnic Studies

San Francisco

Laura Cocas
Neurology
Errol Lobo
Fetal Treatment Center
Howard Pinderhughes
Social & Behavioral Sciences

Santa Barbara

Felice Blake
English
Peter Bloom
Film and Media Studies
Jacqueline Bobo
Women's Studies
Dolores Inés Casillas
Chicana and Chicano Studies
Miroslava Chávez-García
Chicana/Chicano Studies
Nadége Clitandre
Global & International Studies
Vena Chu
Geography
Katy Craig
Mathematics
Summer Gray
Environmental Studies
Ashley Larsen
Environmental Science
 & Management
Esther Lezra
Global & International Studies
Zakiya Luna
Sociology
Mireille Miller-Young
Women's Studies
Erin Ninh
Asian American Studies
Elizabeth Perez
Religious Studies
Laura Romo
Education
Denise Segura
Sociology

Santa Cruz

Neda Atanasoski
Feminist Studies
James Battle
Sociology
Chelsea Blackmore
Anthropology
Russell Corbett-Detig*
Biomolecular Engineering
Gina Dent
Feminist Studies
Lindsey Dillon*
Sociology
Sylvanna M. Falcón
Latin American and Latino
Studies
Adrián Félix
Latin American and Latino
Studies
Marcella Gomez*
Applied Mathematics
and Statistics
Herman Gray
Sociology
Christine Hong*
Literature
L.S. Kim*
Film & Digital Media Studies
Debra Lewis
Mathematics
Amy Lonetree*
American Studies
Kristina Lyons
Feminist Studies
Nick Mitchell
Feminist Studies
Derek Conrad Murray*
History of Art and Visual
Culture Studies
Eric Porter
American Studies
Olga Najera Ramirez*
Anthropology
Russell Rodriguez
Music
Tsim Schneider
Anthropology
Susan Schwartz
Earth Sciences
Marilou Sison-Mangus
Ocean Sciences
Jerry Zee*
Anthropology

*former Chancellor's Postdoctoral Fellow