Robert Irwin

robert irwin

Position Title
Professor of Spanish, Graduate Advisor of Spanish

603 Sproul Hall
Office Hours
Wednesday 11:30-12:30
Friday 2:00-3:00
Bio

RESEARCH INTEREST(S)

Mexican and Mexican American studies, migration and border studies, gender and sexuality studies, cultural and media studies, digital storytelling (community based participatory audiovideo production)
 

CURRENT PROJECTS

Coordinator:

http://humanizandoladeportacion.ucdavis.edu/es/

Codirector:

Mellon Initiative in Comparative Border Studies:
http://borderstudies.ucdavis.edu/ 
 

COMMITTEES AND SERVICE

Interim Director:
Hemispheric Institute on the Americas:
http://hia.ucdavis.edu/

Chair (2010-17):
Cultural Studies Graduate Group:
https://culturalstudies.ucdavis.edu/

COURSES TAUGHT

Undergraduate:
SPA 172: Mexican Culture
SPA 174: Chicanx Culture
SPA 177: California and Latin America
Graduate:
SPA 201: Cultural Theory
SPA 230: Latin American Cultural Studies
 

ADVISEES

Carmen Valdivia (SPA)
Elisa Oceguera (CST)
Barbara Gunn (SPA)
Danae Valenzuela (SPA)
Lizbeth de la Cruz (SPA)
John Guzmán (SPA)