EDMUND FONG portrait
  • Associate Professor, Ethnic Studies
  • Chair, Ethnic Studies
  • Associate Professor, Political Science Department
  • Assistant Professor, Political Science Department
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Current Courses

Fall 2022

  • POLS-3190
    Racial/Ethnic Politics

Spring 2022

Courses I Teach

  • POLS-3190 - Racial/Ethnic Politics
  • ETHNC-4940 - Special Topics: ETHNC
  • POLS-6003 - Study of Politics
  • POLS-5810 - Research Seminar

Professional Organizations

  • 2003 - 2005. Position : Member.
  • 1998 - present. Position : Member.
  • 1998 - present. Position : Member.
  • 1998 - present. Position : Member.

Student Projects

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

Teaching Projects

  • Introduction to Abolition Studies Course Planning Committee. Project Lead: 2021 - present.

Former Students

  • Irene Ota, . Role: Member.
  • Kijoung Na, . Role: Member.
  • Jacob Crown, . Role: Member.
  • TARA MORGAN MAHEALANI, . Role: Member.
  • Liliana Castrellon, . Role: Member.
  • Graham Slater, . Role: Member.
  • Lani Moon, . Role: Member.
  • Engin Antasay, . Role: Member.
  • Serhun Al, . Role: Member.
  • Jacob Crown, . Role: Member.