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 Spring 2017
Tuesdays 10:00 – 11:50 am and by appointment

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 Spring 2017
Wednesdays 12:30 - 2:00 pm, Thursdays 12:00 – 1:30 pm & by appointment



Dr. Daniel Malpica, Chair

Associate Professor
Nichols 212
daniel.malpica@sonoma.edu
Office Hours Spring 2017
Tuesday 11:00 am – 1:00 pm & by appointment


Lecturers

Dr. Mariana G. Martinez

Lecturer
Schulz 1125
garciama@sonoma.edu
Office Hours Spring 2017
 Thursday 4:00 – 5:00 pm & by appointment

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 120
wilkinno@sonoma.edu
Office Hours Spring 2017
Tuesday 12:00 – 1:00 pm & by appointment


Dr. Art Vargas

Lecturer
Nichols 245
vargaart@sonoma.edu
Office Hours Spring 2017
Wednesdays 2:30 – 3:30 pm & by appointment

Ms. Malinalli Lopez

Lecturer
Nichols 245
lopezmal@sonoma.edu
Office Hours Spring 2017
Tuesday 11:00 am – 12:00 pm & by appointment