Gabriela F Arredondo

TitleChair, LALS Department,
Associate Professor
DivisionSocial Sciences Division
DepartmentLatin American & Latino Studies
AffiliationsChicano Latino Research Center,
History Department,
Feminist Studies Department
Web Site
OfficeMerrill Acad. Building, # 33
Office HoursWinter 2018 Wednesdays 1:00-3:00 pm & by appt.
Campus Mail StopMerrill Faculty Services
MailLALS Dept., Merrill Faculty Services, 1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA
Gabriela F Arredondo

Research Interests

Current research interests in cross-ethnic and cross-racial cooperation, diversity in coalitions, and processes of racial "mixing" in historical contexts of struggles for social justice.




Biography, Education and Training

Chair, LALS Dept; Associate Professor LALS; Chair, Merrill College Faculty Fellows; former director Chicano Latino Research Center; author Mexican Chicago: Race, Identity, and Nation, 1916-1939 (2008); co-editor Chicana Feminisms: A Critical Reader (2003). PhD (History) The University of Chicago, MA (History) SFSU, BA (History) Reed College.

Honors, Awards and Grants

- Distinguished Speaker, Organization of American Historians
- Golden Apple Teaching Award, Social Sciences Division, UCSC
- Research Fellowship, Stanford University: Center for the Comparative Study of Race and Ethnicity

Teaching Interests

Dr. Arredondo's teaching and research interests include briding Latin American and Latina/o Studies, comparative Latina/o/x histories, gender and racial formations, U.S./Mexico histories, comparative immigration/migrations in the Américas, and Chicana/o/x histories.

Courses Taught

LALS 100: Concepts & Theories in Latin American and Latin@ Studies
LALS80H: Comparative Latina/o Histories
LALS144: Mexicana/Chicana Histories
LALS180: Borders: Real and Imagined
LALS194: Migration Histories in the Americas
LALS200: Graduate: Concepts & Theories in LALS
LALS225: Graduate: Comparative Race in the Americas
LALS143: Migrations, Race, Ethnicity in the U.S.