Ph.D. UC Riverside, 1980
Years with the University:
Her research specialties are gender, family, multicultural education-race, culture-cognition, and methodology. She has done fieldwork in both India and the United States on women's science-related academic career choices. She also works on race-gender-education culture issues.
Sample recent publications include:
How Exportable are Western Theories of Gendered Science? A Cautionary Word. In Neelam Kumar, ed. Women and Science in India: A Reader. Oxford University Press. Pp. 137-177. 2009.
Getting Rid of the Word “Caucasian”. In. Pollack, Mica, ed. Everyday Antiracism: Getting Real About Race in School. NY:The New Press. Pp.12-16. 2008
How Real is Race? A Sourcebook on Race, Culture, and Biology, with Rosemary Henze and Yolanda T. Moses, 2007, Rowman & Littlefield, Education.
A Feminist Cognitive Anthropology: The Case of Women and Mathematics,Ethos (Journal of the Society for Psychological Anthropology), Special Issue on Feminist Psychological Anthropology, Dec. 2004