Below are lists of our current Postdoctoral, Graduate Student, and Faculty fellows. View a list of former fellows.
Postdoctoral Fellow, CSREA and Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs, 2018-2020
Ph.D., Northwestern University
Anchored in household ethnography, Dario Valles' research explores shifting racial and gendered inequalities, intimate labor practices, state formations and constructions of childhood in the “majority-minority” U.S.
Presidential Diversity Postdoctoral Fellow, CSREA, Department of Religious Studies, and Department of Africana Studies, 2018-2020
Ph.D., Harvard University
While her research, writing, and presentations have explored a range of topics in African American religion, music, and history, Charrise Barron's current book project centers on contemporary black gospel music.
Postdoctoral Fellow in Race and Ethnicity, 2019-2021
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley (ABD)
Mahasan Offutt-Chaney's Ph.D. work is in Education Policy from the University of California Berkeley. Her research agenda looks broadly at the historic nexus between Education, race and social policy.
Graduate Student Fellows
Interdisciplinary Opportunity Graduate School Fellow, 2019-2020
Ph.D. candidate in Political Theory
Michelle is a Ph.D. candidate in Political Theory. Her research interests include the role of social sentiment and moral motivation in sustaining a free society, cultural pluralism, social transformation, and democratic theory.