Faculty

The Chicano and Latino Studies Department Staff is committed to ensuring that the needs of the CALS community are met in an efficient and professional manner.

Dr. Patricia Kim-Rajal

Professor
Nichols 209
kimrajal@sonoma.edu
Office Hours Fall 2018
In Person Friday 1:00 – 2:00 pm and by appointment, prefers email requests

Zoom Monday & Wednesday 2:00 – 3:00 pm

Research interests: Latina/o representation, social media, Spanish-language media, popular culture, gender and sexuality
Affiliations: National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies, Latino Studies Association, American Studies Association

Dr. Ronald Lopez

Associate Professor
Nichols 208
ronald.lopez@sonoma.edu
Office Hours Fall 2018
Tuesday 1:30 – 2:30 pm, Wednesday 1:00 – 2:30 pm & by appointment



Dr. Daniel Malpica, Chair

Professor
Nichols 212
daniel.malpica@sonoma.edu
Office Hours Fall 2018
Wednesday 10:00 am – 12:00 pm & by appointment


Lecturers

Dr. Mariana G. Martinez

Lecturer
Schulz 1125
garciama@sonoma.edu
Office Hours
 Not Teaching in Fall 2018

Research Interest: Equity and Access in Education, Latina/o Students in Higher Education, K – 12 Schooling, Latinas and Education, Chicana Feminist Epistemology, Latina/o Critical Race Theory, Social Justice in Education     

Affiliations: Board member, Raizes Collective; Founder, Yolotli Scholarship (Elsie Allen H.S.); Mentor, SRJC Puente Project

Ms. Nora Wilkins

Lecturer
Nichols 209
wilkinno@sonoma.edu
Office Hours Fall 2018
Wednesday 2:00 – 3:50 pm & by appointment


Dr. Art Vargas

Lecturer
Nichols 277
vargaart@sonoma.edu
Office Hours Fall 2018
Thursday 5:00 – 6:00 pm & by appointment

Mike Suarez

Lecturer
Stevenson 3097
suaremic@sonoma.edu
Office Hours Fall 2018
Monday 2:30 – 4:30 pm, Wednesday 2:30 – 4:00 pm & by appointment please email

Ms. Malinalli Lopez

Lecturer
Nichols 245
lopezmal@sonoma.edu
Office Hours Fall 2018
Wednesday 3:00 – 4:00 pm & by appointment

Lilia Soto

Lecturer
Nichols 209
sotolil@sonoma.edu
Office Hours Fall 2018
Tuesday 12:00 – 1:00 & 6:00 – 7:00 pm & by appointment