Kathy Littles, PhD, is an Adjunct Associate Professor in the School of Undergraduate Studies; she is also the Director of the Transformative Inquiry Department at CIIS. In 2006 she earned her doctorate in Cultural Studies with a designated emphasis in Feminist Theory and Research from the University of California, Davis. She earned a BA in Anthropology and Art from St. Mary's College of California in 1994, and her MA in Anthropology from San Francisco State in 1998. Dr. Littles has taught courses at the College of Marin, Berkeley City College and UC Davis. Previous administrative positions include work with the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, the Cultural Arts and Marketing Division for the City of Oakland, the Cultural Council for Monterey County in Carmel, CA and University of California, Santa Barbara. Dr. Littles teaches all three of the core courses in the Bachelor of Arts Completion Program as well as electives. Her research interests include critical race theory, feminist theory, African Art, and the semiotics of museums and ethnic art.