Advancing excellence through faculty diversity

Alicia Myles Sheares

Education:

B.A., International Studies, Spelman College, M.Sc., Migration Studies, University of Oxford; M.A., Sociology, University of California, Berkeley; Ph.D., Sociology, University of California, Berkeley

Dissertation:

Pursuit: How Black Tech Entrepreneurs Make Headway in Times of Racial and Economic Inequality

Thesis Advisor:

Cristina Mora, Professor of Sociology, University of California, Berkeley

Research Topic:

Black Tech Entrepreneurship in Silicon Valley and Atlanta

Mentor:

Darnell Hunt, Professor of Sociology, University of California, Los Angeles

Current Position:

President’s Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Sociology, University of California, Los Angeles

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