Hector Perla

TitleAssistant Professor,
Senior Research Fellow, Council on Hemispheric Affairs (COHA)
DivisionSocial Sciences Division
DepartmentLatin American & Latino Studies
AffiliationsChicano Latino Research Center,
Politics Department
Phone831-459-1899
Email
Web Site Hector Perla
OfficeMerrill Acad. rm 35
Office HoursMonday 2-4pm, Appointment recommended (via email)
Campus Mail StopMerrill Faculty Services
MailMerrill 35
Santa Cruz, CA
95064
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Research Interests

Revolutionary Movements, Social Movements, US Public Support/Opposition to Military Intervention

Honors, Awards and Grants

Foundations for Change: Thomas I. Yamashita Prize
Hellman Faculty Fellows Program Award Recipient
UC President's Postdoctoral Fellow

Teaching Interests

US Foreign Policy, Central America, Transnational Social Movements

Courses Taught

LALS 1 Introduction to LALS
LALS 145 Grassroots Social Change in the Americas
LALS 149 US Foreign Policy Toward Latin America
LALS 194H US-Central American Relations
LALS 244 US-Latin American Relations (Graduate)