Targol Mesbah Targol Mesbah

Assistant Professor
Anthropology and Social Change
School of Consciousness and Transformation

PhD, University of California, Santa Cruz

BA, University of California, Irvine

Targol Mesbah, PhD, received her BA in film studies from the University of California Irvine and her PhD in history of consciousness at University of California Santa Cruz. She is presently working on her book manuscript entitled Why Does the Other Suffer? War, Trauma, and the Everyday. She has taught courses in critical theory, postcolonial critique, media studies, and Iranian cinema. Her research interests include critiques of the normalizing effects of biopower; poststructuralist philosophy; psychoanalytic time; and the politics of difference.

Anthropology and Social Change Faculty

Jen Angel Jen Angel
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Anthropology and Social Change
BA, Ohio State University,
Karl Beitel
Adjunct Senior Lecturer, Anthropology and Social Change
PhD, MA, University of California, Davis,
Chris Carlsson Chris Carlsson
Adjunct Senior Lecturer, Anthropology and Social Change
Shelley Carr
Program Coordinator, Anthropology and Social Change
Program Coordinator, Master of Fine Arts Program
K. Michelle Glowa K. Michelle Glowa
Assistant Professor, Anthropology and Social Change
PhD Candidate, University of California, Santa Cruz,
BA, BS, Colorado State University,
Andrej Grubacic Andrej Grubacic
Professor and Department Chair, Anthropology and Social Change
PhD, MA, State University of New York, Binghamton,
BA, University of Belgrade,
Caitlin Kelly Henry Caitlin Kelly Henry
Adjunct Senior Lecturer, Anthropology and Social Change
JD, University of California, Hastings College of the Law,
BA, New York University,
Ramsey Kanaan Ramsey Kanaan
Adjunct Professor,
Greg Landau Greg Landau
Adjunct Senior Lecturer, Transformative Inquiry
PhD, MA, University of California, San Diego,
BA, University of California, Berkeley,
Sasha Lilley Sasha Lilley
Adjunct Instructor, Anthropology and Social Change
BA, University of California, Berkeley,
Kai Lundgren-Williams Kai Lundgren-Williams
Adjunct Senior Lecturer ,
Adjunct Senior Lecturer , Interdisciplinary Studies
PhD, Binghamton University ,
David Martinez David Martinez
Adjunct Instructor, Anthropology and Social Change
MFA, University of Texas at Austin,
Targol Mesbah Targol Mesbah
Assistant Professor, Anthropology and Social Change
PhD, University of California, Santa Cruz,
BA, University of California, Irvine,
Mutombo Mpanya Mutombo Mpanya
Professor , Anthropology and Social Change
PhD, University of Michigan,
MA, University of Notre Dame,
Hodari Toure Hodari Toure
Associated Assistant Professor, Anthropology and Social Change
PhD, MA, BA, University of California, Berkeley,
Fouzieyha Towghi Fouzieyha Towghi
Associated Associate Professor, Anthropology and Social Change
PhD, MA, State University of New York, Stony Brook,
MR, University of Notre Dame,

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