EDMUND FONG portrait
  • Associate Professor, Ethnic Studies
  • Associate Professor, Ethnic Studies
  • Associate Professor, Political Science Department
(801) 585-7656

Current Courses

Spring 2018

  • POLS 5810-001
    Social Policy & Race
    Location: ST 205 (William Stewart Bldg)
  • POLS 7975-002
    Indep Doctoral Resrch

Fall 2017

Professional Organizations

  • Association for Political Theory. 01/01/2003 - 12/01/2005. Position : Member.
  • American Political Science Association. 01/01/1998 - present. Position : Member.
  • Western Political Science Association. 01/01/1998 - present. Position : Member.
  • Association for Asian American Studies. 01/01/1998 - present. Position : Member.

Student Projects

  • Honor's Thesis. Savannah Williams. 01/2017 - present
  • Honor's Thesis. Nominated for Undergraduate Research Award. Charles Joseph Koronkowski. 01/2016 - 05/2016
  • Directed Reading. Contemporary Political Theory and Race. Graham Slater. 01/2015 - 05/2015
  • Independent Study: African American Disenfranchisement and the Prison Industrial Complex. Rondell Nelson. 08/2012 - 12/2012
  • McNair Mentorship. Thesis awarded the Monson Essay Prize. Esther Kim. 06/2011 - 09/2011
  • Independent Study. A directed reading and research project on Asian American masculinity and racial/ gender politics with Esther Kim. Esther Kim. 08/24/2010 - 12/08/2010
  • Independent Study A directed reading on contemporary Asian American Politics. Peng Se Lim. 01/11/2010 - 04/28/2010
  • Independent Study A directed reading on immigration and contemporary Asian American identity. Kijoung Na. 01/11/2010 - 04/28/2010
  • Independent Study A directed reading on Asian Americans and the Model Minority Myth. Irene Ota. 01/11/2010 - 04/28/2010
  • Independent Study A close reading of Karl Marx's Capital. Greg Bourassa, Engin Antasy. 01/11/2010 - 04/28/2010

Current Students

  • Irene Ota, Doctor of Education (Ed.D.), expected graduation Spring 2019. Project Type: Dissertation. Role: Member.
  • Lani Moon, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), expected graduation Spring 2019. Project Type: Dissertation. Role: Member.
  • Jacob Crown, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), expected graduation Spring 2019. Project Type: Dissertation. Role: Member.
  • Liliana Castrellon, Doctor of Education (Ed.D.), expected graduation Spring 2018. Project Type: Dissertation. Role: Member.
  • Graham Slater, Doctor of Education (Ed.D.), expected graduation Spring 2018. Project Type: Dissertation. Role: Member.

Former Students

  • Greg Bourassa, Doctor of Education (Ed.D.), graduated Spring 2016. Project Type: Dissertation. Role: Member.
  • Serhun Al, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), graduated Spring 2015. Project Type: Dissertation. Role: Member.
  • Engin Antasay, Doctor of Education (Ed.D.), graduated Spring 2014. Project Type: Dissertation. Role: Member.
  • Jacob Crown, Master of Science (M.S.), graduated Spring 2014. Project Type: Thesis. Role: Member.
  • Kijoung Na, Master of Arts (M.A.), graduated Spring 2011. Project Type: Thesis. Role: Member.
  • TARA MORGAN MAHEALANI, Master of Science (M.S.), graduated Spring 2010. Project Type: Thesis. Role: Member.