Affiliated Faculty

The UCLA American Indian Studies Center has affiliated faculty from all over campus.

Professor Stephen Acabado
UCLA Department of Anthropology
Email: acabado@ucla.edu
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Associate Professor Randall Akee
Department of Public Policy
Email: rakee@ucla.edu
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Professor Stephen Aron
Department of History
Email: saron@history.ucla.edu
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Associate Professor Maylei Blackwell
Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies
Email: maylei@chavez.ucla.edu
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Assistant Professor Tria Blu Wakpa
Department of World Arts and Culture/Dance
Email: triabluwakpa@arts.ucla.edu
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Professor Tara Browner
Department of Ethnomusicology
Email: tbrowner@ucla.edu
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Associate Professor Keith Camacho
Department of Asian American Studies
Email: kcamacho@ucla.edu
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Associate Professor Jessica Cattelino
Department of Anthropology
Email: jesscatt@anthro.ucla.edu
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Lecturer Jaye Darby
TEP Faculty Advisor
Department of Education
Email: jdarby@ucla.edu
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Associate Professor Erin Debenport
Department of Anthropology
Associate Director of the UCLA American Indian Studies Center
Email: erindebenport@ucla.edu
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Professor Linda Garro
Department of Anthropology
Email: lgarro@anthro.ucla.edu
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Professor Hanay Geiogamah
Department of Televison, Film, and Theater
Email: hgeiog@ucla.edu
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Associate Professor Mishuana Goeman
Department of Gender Studies
Email: goeman@gender.ucla.edu
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Professor Patricia Greenfield
Department of Psychology
Email: greenfield@psych.ucla.edu
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Professor Felicia Hodge
School of Nursing and Public Health
Email: fhodge@sonnet.ucla.edu
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Professor Paul Kroskrity
Department of Anthropology
Email: paulvk@ucla.edu
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Associate Professor Benjamin Madley
Department of History
Email: madley@ucla.edu
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Assistant Professor Ananda Marin
Department of Education
Email: marin@gseis.ucla.edu
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Assistant Professor Kyle T. Mays
Department of African American Studies
Email: mayskyle@ucla.edu
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Professor Vickie Mays
Department of Psychology
Email: maysv@nicco.sscnet.ucla.edu/a>
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Professor Teresa McCarty
UCLA Graduate School of Education & Information Studies
Email: teresa.mccarty@ucla.edu
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Professor Nancy Marie Mithlo
Department of Gender Studies
Email: mithlo@ucla.edu
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Assistant Professor Ho'esta Mo'e'hahne
Department of English
Email: moehahne@ucla.edu
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Professor Emeritus Pamela Munro
Department of Linguistics
Email: munro@ucla.edu
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Professor Peter Nabokov
Department of World Arts & Cultures/Dance
Email: pnabokov@arts.ucla.edu
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Associate Professor Stella Nair
Department of Art History
Email: snair@humnet.ucla.edu
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Professor Ellen Pearlstein
Department of Information Studies
Email: epearl@ucla.edu
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Distinguished Professor Sherene Razack
Department of Gender Studies
Email: sherenerazack@ucla.edu
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Professor Angela R. Riley
School of Law
Email: riley@law.ucla.edu
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Dr. Gaspar Rivera-Salgado
Project Director at the Labor Center
Email: grsalgado@irle.ucla.edu
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Assistant Professor Desi Rodriguez-Lonebear
Department of Sociology
Email: desisr@soc.ucla.edu
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Assistant Professor Christine Samuel-Nakamura
School of Nursing
Email: cnakamura@sonnet.ucla.edu
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Associate Professor Greg Schachner
Department of Anthropology
Email: gschachner@anthro.ucla.edu
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Professor David Shorter
Department of World Arts and Culture/Dance
Email: shorter@ucla.edu
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Professor Shannon Speed
Department of Gender Studies and Anthropology
Director of the UCLA American Indian Studies Center
Email: sspeed@aisc.ucla.edu
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Professor Ramesh Srinivasan
Department of Information Studies
Email: srinivasan@gseis.ucla.edu
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Dr. Wendy Teeter
Curator of Archaeology, Fowler Museum at UCLA; UCLA Repatriation Coordinator
Email: wteeter@arts.ucla.edu
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Professor Kevin Terraciano
Department of History
Email: terra@history.ucla.edu
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Associate Professor Aradhna Tripati
Center for Diverse Leadership in Science Director & P.I., Institute of Environment and Sustainability, Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Earth, Planetary, and Space Science
Email: atripati@g.ucla.edu
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