Oakes Faculty Fellows

The Oakes College faculty represents a wealth of expertise from the natural sciences to the humanities, and we are proud to have some of the top scholars in the world among our faculty. Our students major in nearly every discipline at UCSC—from economics and computer science, to theater arts and Latin American and Latino studies—and they are well supported by the depth and breadth of the Oakes College faculty and the extensive knowledge of our advising team.

Pranav Anand

  • Title
    • Associate Professor, Associate Department Chair
  • Phone
    831-459-3352
  • Email
  • Department
    • Linguistics Department
Individual profile page for Pranav Anand

Roger W Anderson

  • Title
    • Professor Emeritus
  • Phone
    831-459-2854
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Chemistry & Biochemistry Department
Individual profile page for Roger W Anderson

Lawrence Andrews

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-3120
  • Email
  • Department
    • Film and Digital Media Department
Individual profile page for Lawrence Andrews

David Henry Anthony III

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4028 (office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • History Department
Individual profile page for David Henry Anthony III

Mark Baker

  • Title
    • Lecturer in Writing
  • Phone
    831-459-3380
  • Email
  • Department
    • Writing Program
Individual profile page for Mark Baker

Gopal Balakrishnan

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-1924
  • Email
  • Department
    • History of Consciousness Department
Individual profile page for Gopal Balakrishnan

Elizabeth Beaumont

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-2052
  • Email
  • Department
    • Politics Department
Individual profile page for Elizabeth Beaumont

Dorian Bell

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    215-840-7542
  • Email
  • Department
    • Literature Department
Individual profile page for Dorian Bell

Sara Marie Benson

  • Title
    • Politics doctoral candidate
  • Phone
    831-459-4658
  • Email
  • Department
    • Politics Department
Individual profile page for Sara Marie Benson

Martin A Berger

  • Title
    • Interim Associate Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
  • Phone
    831-459-3740
  • Email
  • Department
    • History of Art/Visual Culture
Individual profile page for Martin A Berger

Phillip W Berman

  • Title
    • Distinguished Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-3529
  • Email
  • Department
    • Biomolecular Science & Engineering
Individual profile page for Phillip W Berman

Robert Boltje

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-5001
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Mathematics Department
Individual profile page for Robert Boltje

Barry J Bowman

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-2245
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Molecular, Cell, & Developmental Biology Department
Individual profile page for Barry J Bowman

David Brundage

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4645 (office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • History Department
Individual profile page for David Brundage

Christy M. Byrd

  • Title
    • Assistant Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-3970
  • Email
  • Department
    • Psychology Department
Individual profile page for Christy M. Byrd

Victor Burgin

  • Title
    • Professor Emeritus
  • Phone
    831-459-2757
  • Email
  • Department
    • History of Consciousness Department
Individual profile page for Victor Burgin

Francesca Racquel Caparas

  • Title
    • Lecturer, Oakes College, Writing Program
  • Phone
    831-459-2558
  • Email
  • Department
    • Visiting Faculty/Staff
Individual profile page for Francesca Racquel Caparas

Pedro Castillo

  • Title
    • Professor Emeritus
  • Phone
    831-459-1924 (message)
  • Email
  • Department
    • History Department
Individual profile page for Pedro Castillo

Christopher S. Chen

  • Title
    • Assistant Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-2051 (Office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Literature Department
Individual profile page for Christopher S. Chen

Maya Chinchilla

  • Title
    • Visiting Lecturer
  • Phone
    000-000-0000
  • Email
  • Department
    • Latin American & Latino Studies
Individual profile page for Maya  Chinchilla

James Clifford

  • Title
    • Distinguished Professor Emeritus
  • Phone
    831-459-1924
  • Email
  • Department
    • History of Consciousness Department
Individual profile page for James Clifford

Christopher Connery

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-2761 (Office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Literature Department
Individual profile page for Christopher Connery

Bruce Cooperstein

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-2150
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Mathematics Department
Individual profile page for Bruce Cooperstein

Vilashini Cooppan

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-5632 (Office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Literature Department
Individual profile page for Vilashini Cooppan

Rebecca Covarrubias

  • Title
    • Assistant Professor
  • Phone
    831-502-8136 (Office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Psychology Department
Individual profile page for Rebecca Covarrubias

Michael H Cowan

  • Title
    • Professor Emeritus, American Studies
  • Phone
    805-893-2755
  • Email
  • Department
    • American Studies Department
Individual profile page for Michael H Cowan

Cindy Cruz

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-1843
  • Email
  • Department
    • Education Department
Individual profile page for Cindy  Cruz

Jon Daehnke

  • Title
    • Assistant Professor
  • Phone
    831-502-7064
  • Email
  • Department
    • Anthropology Department
Individual profile page for Jon Daehnke

Angela Y Davis

  • Title
    • Distinguished Professor Emerita
  • Phone
    831-459-5332
  • Email
  • Department
    • History of Consciousness Department
Individual profile page for Angela Y Davis

Teresa De Lauretis

  • Title
    • Distinguished Professor Emerita
  • Phone
    831-459-1924
  • Email
  • Department
    • History of Consciousness Department
Individual profile page for Teresa De Lauretis

David E Dorfan

  • Title
    • Emeritus Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-2844
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Physics Department
Individual profile page for David E Dorfan

Rebecca M Dubois

  • Title
    • Assistant Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4833 (office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Biomolecular Engineering
Individual profile page for Rebecca M Dubois

Barbara Epstein

  • Title
    • Professor Emerita
  • Phone
    831-459-1924
  • Email
  • Department
    • History of Consciousness Department
Individual profile page for Barbara Epstein

Mayanthi L Fernando

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-2312
  • Email
  • Department
    • Anthropology Department
Individual profile page for Mayanthi L Fernando

Pascale Garaud

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-1055
  • Email
  • Department
    • Applied Math & Statistics Department
Individual profile page for Pascale Garaud

Lise Getoor

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-1489
  • Email
  • Department
    • Computer Science Department
Individual profile page for Lise Getoor

James B Gill

  • Title
    • Distinguished Professor Emeritus
  • Phone
    831-459-3842
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Earth & Planetary Sciences Department
Individual profile page for James B Gill

Susan Gillman

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4199 (Office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Literature Department
Individual profile page for Susan Gillman

Deborah Gould

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-5720 (office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Sociology Department
Individual profile page for Deborah Gould

Richard E Green

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-502-7394
  • Email
  • Department
    • Biomolecular Engineering
Individual profile page for Richard E Green

Kirsten Silva Gruesz

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-2225 (Office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Literature Department
Individual profile page for Kirsten Silva Gruesz

Donna J Haraway

  • Title
    • Distinguished Professor Emerita
  • Phone
    831-459-1924
  • Email
  • Department
    • History of Consciousness Department
Individual profile page for Donna J Haraway

Kimberly Adilia Helmer

  • Title
    • Teaching Professor (Senate Faculty)
  • Phone
    831-459-4686 (Office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Writing Program
Individual profile page for Kimberly Adilia Helmer

Jennifer Horne

  • Title
    • Asst. Professor
  • Phone
    (831) 459-2142
  • Email
  • Department
    • Film and Digital Media Department
Individual profile page for Jennifer Horne

Tesla E. Jeltema

  • Title
    • Assistant Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-2235
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Physics Department
Individual profile page for Tesla E. Jeltema

Jonathan Kahana

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4296
  • Email
  • Department
    • Film and Digital Media Department
Individual profile page for Jonathan Kahana

Robin Y King

  • Title
    • Lecturer Writing
  • Phone
    831-459-5274
  • Email
  • Department
    • Writing Program
Individual profile page for Robin Y King

Sharon Kinoshita

  • Title
    • Professor of Literature
  • Phone
    831-459-2395 (Office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Literature Department
Individual profile page for Sharon Kinoshita

David S Kliger

  • Title
    • Distinguished Research Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-2106
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Chemistry & Biochemistry Department
Individual profile page for David S Kliger

Lindsay Knisely

Individual profile page for Lindsay Knisely

Joel Kubby

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-1073
  • Email
  • Department
    • Electrical Engineering Department
Individual profile page for Joel Kubby

Regina Day Langhout

  • Title
    • Provost, Oakes College
  • Phone
    831-459-2535 (Psychology)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Psychology Department
Individual profile page for Regina Day Langhout

Kimberly J Lau

  • Title
    • Professor, Literature
  • Phone
    831-459-5145
  • Email
  • Department
    • Literature Department
Individual profile page for Kimberly J Lau

Jeremy Lee

  • Title
    • Lecturer, PSOE
  • Phone
    831-502-7200
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Molecular, Cell, & Developmental Biology Department
Individual profile page for Jeremy Lee

Fernando I Leiva

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-5897
  • Email
  • Department
    • Latin American & Latino Studies
Individual profile page for Fernando I Leiva

Amy Lonetree

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-3098 (office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • History Department
Individual profile page for Amy Lonetree

Philip M. Longo

  • Title
    • Continuing Lecturer
  • Phone
    831-459-4047 (Office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Writing Program
Individual profile page for Philip M. Longo

Leslie Lopez

  • Title
    • Lecturer, PhD Anthropology
  • Phone
    831-459-4463
  • Email
  • Department
    • Oakes College
Individual profile page for Leslie Lopez

Todd M J Lowe

  • Title
    • Professor & Dept. Chair
  • Phone
    831-459-1511
  • Email
  • Department
    • Baskin School of Engineering
Individual profile page for Todd M J Lowe

Flora Lu

  • Title
    • Provost, Colleges Nine and Ten
  • Phone
    831-459-2034
  • Email
  • Department
    • Environmental Studies Department
Individual profile page for Flora Lu

Justin G Marion

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-2848
  • Email
  • Department
    • Economics Department
Individual profile page for Justin G Marion

David S Marriott

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-5239
  • Email
  • Department
    • History of Consciousness Department
Individual profile page for David S Marriott

Pradip K Mascharak

  • Title
    • Distinguished Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4251 (Office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Chemistry & Biochemistry Department
Individual profile page for Pradip K Mascharak

Michael J Mateas

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-1789
  • Email
  • Department
    • Computational Media Department
Individual profile page for Michael J Mateas

Marc Matera

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4060 (office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • History Department
Individual profile page for Marc Matera

Dean Mathiowetz

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-1359
  • Email
  • Department
    • Politics Department
Individual profile page for Dean Mathiowetz

Andrew M Moore

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4632
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Ocean Sciences Department
Individual profile page for Andrew M Moore

Derek Conrad Murray

  • Title
    • Associate Professor, History of Art & Visual Culture
  • Phone
    831-459-3286
  • Email
  • Department
    • History of Art/Visual Culture
Individual profile page for Derek Conrad Murray

Soraya E.A. Murray

  • Title
    • Assistant Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4947
  • Email
  • Department
    • Film and Digital Media Department
Individual profile page for Soraya E.A. Murray

Marcia Ochoa

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4356
  • Email
  • Department
    • Feminist Studies Department
Individual profile page for Marcia Ochoa

Nirshan Perera

  • Title
    • N/A
  • Phone
    831-459-0111 (Campus Operator)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Dickens Project
Individual profile page for Nirshan Perera

Eric Porter

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-5287 (office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • History Department
Individual profile page for Eric Porter

Nader Pourmand

  • Title
    • Associate Prof.
  • Phone
    831-502-7315
  • Email
  • Department
    • Biomolecular Science & Engineering
Individual profile page for Nader Pourmand

Mary Beth Pudup

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-2003 (Office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Community Studies Program
Individual profile page for Mary Beth Pudup

Catherine Sue Ramírez

  • Title
    • Associate Professor & Director, Chicano Latino Research Center
  • Phone
    831-459-3020
  • Email
  • Department
    • Latin American & Latino Studies
Individual profile page for Catherine Sue Ramírez

Renya Ramirez

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4493
  • Email
  • Department
    • Anthropology Department
Individual profile page for Renya Ramirez

Enrico J Ramirez‑Ruiz

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-3400
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Astronomy & Astrophysics Dept
Individual profile page for Enrico J Ramirez-Ruiz

Ana Christina Ravelo

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-3722
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Ocean Sciences Department
Individual profile page for Ana Christina Ravelo

Benjamin L. Read

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4469
  • Email
  • Department
    • Politics Department
Individual profile page for Benjamin L. Read

B. Ruby Rich

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-2428
  • Email
  • Department
    • Film and Digital Media Department
Individual profile page for B. Ruby Rich

Steven M Ritz

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-3018
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Physics Department
Individual profile page for Steven M Ritz

Abel Rodriguez

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-1047
  • Email
  • Department
    • Applied Math & Statistics Department
Individual profile page for Abel Rodriguez

Michael Eric Rotkin

  • Title
    • Lecturer/Field Studies Coord
  • Phone
    831-459-3516
  • Email
  • Department
    • Community Studies Department
Individual profile page for Michael Eric Rotkin

G.S. Sahota

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-2487 (office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Literature Department
Individual profile page for G.S. Sahota

Holger Schmidt

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-1482
  • Email
  • Department
    • Electrical Engineering Department
Individual profile page for Holger Schmidt

Andrea Seeger

  • Title
    • Director, Westside Writing Center
  • Phone
    000-000-0000
  • Email
  • Department
    • Oakes College
Individual profile page for Andrea Seeger

Daniel L Selden

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-2175 (Office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Literature Department
Individual profile page for Daniel L Selden

Mary W Silver

  • Title
    • Professor Emerita
  • Phone
    831-459-2908
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Ocean Sciences Department
Individual profile page for Mary W Silver

Barry Sinervo

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4022
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Ecology & Evolutionary Biology Department
Individual profile page for Barry Sinervo

Alan C. Spearot

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-1530
  • Email
  • Department
    • Economics Department
Individual profile page for Alan C. Spearot

Andrea Steiner

  • Title
    • Continuing Lecturer In Community Studies
  • Phone
    831-459-1267
  • Email
  • Department
    • Community Studies Program
Individual profile page for Andrea Steiner

Michael D Stone

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-2845 (Office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Chemistry & Biochemistry Department
Individual profile page for Michael D Stone

Susan Strome

  • Title
    • Distinguished Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4615
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Molecular, Cell, & Developmental Biology Department
Individual profile page for Susan Strome

Jessica Taft

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-502-7695
  • Email
  • Department
    • Latin American & Latino Studies
Individual profile page for Jessica Taft

Veronica Terriquez

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4431 (office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Sociology Department
Individual profile page for Veronica Terriquez

Marilyn A Walker

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-1058
  • Email
  • Department
    • Computer Science Department
Individual profile page for Marilyn A Walker

Hongyun Wang

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-5653
  • Email
  • Department
    • Applied Math & Statistics Department
Individual profile page for Hongyun Wang

Noah G Wardrip‑Fruin

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4131
  • Email
  • Department
    • Computational Media Department
Individual profile page for Noah G Wardrip-Fruin

Hayden V White

  • Title
    • University Professor Emeritus
  • Phone
    000-000-0000
  • Email
  • Department
    • History of Consciousness Department
Individual profile page for Hayden V White

Donald G Williams

  • Title
    • Director
  • Phone
    831-459-1861
  • Email
  • Department
    • Cultural Arts Diversity
Individual profile page for Donald G Williams

Rob Wilson

  • Title
    • Professor of Literature, Creative Writing, and Cultural Studies
  • Phone
    831-459-2401 (Office)
  • Email
  • Department
    • Literature Department
Individual profile page for Rob Wilson

Rasmus Grønfeldt Winther

  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Phone
    415-335-4509
  • Email
  • Department
    • Philosophy Department
Individual profile page for Rasmus Grønfeldt Winther

Alan Mark Zahler

  • Title
    • Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-5131
  • Email
  • Department
    • PBSci-Molecular, Cell, & Developmental Biology Department
Individual profile page for Alan Mark Zahler

Adrienne L Zihlman

  • Title
    • Research Professor
  • Phone
    831-459-4467
  • Email
  • Department
    • Anthropology Department
Individual profile page for Adrienne L Zihlman