Graduate Public Policy Faculty | Visiting Scholars | Staff

Graduate Public Policy Faculty
Carol Chetkovich Carol Chetkovich
Professor of Public Policy
Program Director
Vera Long 123, 510.430.3370, cchetkov@mills.edu
Office Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday 4:00-5:00, and by appointment

Professional Interests: Social identity and public policy, public participation, organizational culture and change, nonprofit management
Martha Crunkleton
Barbara Lee Distinguished Chair in Women’s leadership
Mills Hall, 510.430.2280, mcrunkleton@mills.edu
Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday 4:00-5:00, and by appointment
Eirik Evenhouse Eirik Evenhouse
Associate Professor of Economics
GSB 226, 510.430.3328
eevenhou@mills.edu
Office Hours: By Appointment Only

Professional Interests: Economics of transfer programs, economics of the family, health economics, behavioral economics, statistics, econometrics
Mark Henderson Mark Henderson
Assistant Professor
Program Head of Environmental Studies
Reinhardt 217, 510.430.3169, mhenderson@mills.edu
Office Hours: Monday 1:30-2:30 and by appointment, Appointment Request

Professional Interests: Environmental policy in the United States and China, urbanization and land use planning, global climate change, policy applications of geographic information science
Marc Joseph Marc Joseph
Professor of Philosophy
Department Head of Philosophy
Frederick A. Rice Professorship
Vera Long 108, 510.430.3219, majoseph@mills.edu
Office Hours: by appointment

Professional Interests: Metaphysics, the philosophy of mind and language, logic and the philosophy of logic, the philosophy of mathematics, the history of philosophy, classical studies
Elizabeth Potter
Professor
Department Head, Women's, Cender and Sexuality Studies, Fall
Alice Andrews Quigley Chair
On sabbatical Spring 2014
Vera Long 119, 510.430.2009, epotter@mills.edu

Professional Interests: Gender and science, intersections of feminism and epistemology, philosophy of science
Sharyl Rabinovici
Visiting Assistant Professor
Reinhardt 216, 510.430.3145, srabinovici@mills.edu
Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday 3:00-4:00, Thursday 11:00-12:00, and by appointment

Professional Interests: Policy analysis and program evaluation methodology; risk analysis, management and communication; natural hazards; housing and community development; environmental health; choice and decision making; behavior change
Siobhan Reilly Siobhan Reilly
Professor of Economics
Robert and Ann Wert Professorship
GSB 232, 510.430.2346, sreilly@mills.edu
Office Hours: Appointment Request

Professional Interests: Public economics, labor economics, economics of the family, health economics, urban economics, international economics
Dan Ryan Dan Ryan
Associate Professor of Sociology
Kathryn P. Hannam Professorship in American Studies
Leave of Absence, Spring 2014
Vera Long 105, 510.430.3242, danryan@mills.edu

Professional Interests: Organizational features of communities, sociology of information, sociological uses of geographic information systems
Paul Schulman Paul R. Schulman
Professor of Government
Political, Legal, and Economic Analysis Program Head
Vera Long 111, 510.430.3270, paul@mills.edu
Office Hours: Monday 1:30-2:30, Tuesday, Thursday 11:00-12:30 and by appointment

Professional Interests: Bureaucratic organizations and public policy making; science, technology, and public policy
Nancy Thornborrow Nancy Thornborrow
Professor of Economics
Department Head of Economics
GSB 237, 510.430.2344, nancy@mills.edu
Office Hours: Tuesday, Thursday 12:00-2:30 and by appointment

Professional Interests: Labor economics, macroeconomics, statistics, econometrics
Bruce Williams Bruce B. Williams
Professor of Sociology
Fletcher Jones Chair
Director, Summer Academic Workshop
Vera Long 115, 510.430.2017, brucebw@mills.edu
Office Hours: Monday 11:00-3:00, Wednesday 1:00-2:15, and by appointment

Professional Interests: Economic development and social change, comparative race and ethnic relations, historical sociology, urban sociology, rural sociology
Visiting Scholars

Holly Kernan
Lecturer
Mills Hall 213, 415.307.3699, hkernan@mills.edu
Office Hours: by appointment
Professional Interests: Public interest reporting, documentary production, media and democracy, Bay Area politics and social issues, Oakland history and contemporary social issues, privatization of the public sector

Edith Kinney
Visiting Assistant Professor
Vera Long 113, 510.430.2347, ekinney@mills.edu
Office Hours: Tuesday 4:00-5:00 Appointment Request, Thursday 12:30-1:30 (Drop in) and by appointment
Professional Interests: Law and society; crime and deviance; social movements; law and public policy; criminal justice reform; women's rights activism; human rights; migration; sex, gender and the law

Larry Magid
Visiting Assistant Professor, Spring
Reinhardt 215, 510.430.3105, lmagid@mills.edu
Office Hours: Monday 3:00-4:00 and by appointment
Professional Interests: Electoral politics, legislative advocacy, policy analysis, public finance, civic engagement, media, energy and environmental issues

Anne Moses
Visiting Assistant Professor, Spring
Reinhardt 216, 510.430.3105, annmoses@mills.edu
Office Hours: Friday 11:30-12:30
Professional Interests: Civic engagement, women's issues, policy analysis

Staff

Ilana Golin, MPP
Assistant Director, Public Policy Program
Reinhardt 206, 510.430.3174, igolin@mills.edu

Ife Tayo Walker
Public Policy Program Coordinator
Reinhardt 212, 510.430.2147, iwalker@mills.edu

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Last Updated: 2/12/14