Robert Irwin

robert irwin

Position Title
Professor of Spanish

603 Sproul Hall
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)