Advancing excellence through faculty diversity

Stephanie D. Jones

Education:

B.A., Sociology, University of California, Merced; M.A., Sociology, Northern Illinois University; Ph.D., Sociology, University of California, Irvine

Dissertation:

Somebody Blew Up Oakland: Dispossession as a Praxis of Racial Order

Thesis Advisor:

Ann Hironaka, Professor of Sociology and Damien Sojoyner, Professor of Anthropology, University of California, Irvine

Research Topic:

The fight for the Right to Housing in Oakland, California as a case study to the dispossession of Black geographies.

Mentor:

João Costa Vargas, Professor of Anthropology, and Dylan Rodriguez, Professor of Media & Cultural Studies, University of California, Riverside

Current Position:

University of California President's and Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Anthropology, University of California, Riverside