Affiliated Faculty

Bill Lacy

Professor of Sociology
Department of Human Ecology, UC Davis

William B. Lacy, Professor of Sociology in the Department of Human Ecology and former Vice Provost for University Outreach and International Programs at the University of California, Davis from 1999-2014.

Steven G. Brint

SERU Principal Researcher; Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Public Policy

Steven Brint is Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Public Policy at the University of California, Riverside, Director of the Colleges & Universities 2000 Project, and a Principal Researcher in the SERU Consortium.

Carol Christ

Chancellor, University of California Berkeley

On March 16, 2017, Professor Christ was appointed as the 11th Chancellor of the University of California, Berkeley, effective July 1, 2017. She previously served as the Director of the Center for Studies in Higher Education from 2015 until her appointment as Berkeley's Interim Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost in May 2016.

Charlie Eaton

Assistant Professor, Sociology, UC Merced

Charlie Eaton is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at UC Merced.

Eaton's research investigates the role of organizations in the interplay between economic elites and disadvantaged social groups. His work asks what forms of organization strengthen elite efforts to consolidate power in politics and the economy? Alternatively, what are effective organizational structures and strategies by which non-elites can achieve more equitable distributions of power, wealth, and status?

Paula Fass

Professor Emerita, History, UC Berkeley

Cristina Gonzalez

Professor Emerita, School of Education, UC Davis

Education

Ph.D., Spanish – Indiana University, Bloomington – 1981

M.R.C. Greenwood

President Emerita, University of Hawaii; Chancellor Emerita, UC Santa Cruz; Distinguished Professor, Emerita, UC Davis

Janet Holmgren

President Emerita, Mills College

Wyatt R. (Rory) Hume

Former Provost and Executive Vice President, University of California

Following service as Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry at UCLA, Dr. Hume was appointed Executive Vice Chancellor for that campus in 1998.   He then served from 2002 as President of the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, then from 2005 as Vice President for Health Affairs then also as Provost, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the ten-campus University of California System.