Janelle Santos Perez

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Graduate Teaching Assistant

Teaching and Research Interests

Food & Environment, Inequality, International Development, Gender, Climate Change, Agriculture, Social Resiliency, Disasters, U.S.-Philippines relations


Graduate Instructor, Sociology 203 - Social Problems, Fall 2015, Spring 2014

Graduate Assistant, Sociology 395 - Food & Society (Dr. Sarah Bowen), Spring 2013 

Graduate Assistant, Sociology 342 - International Development (Dr. Sarah Bowen), Spring 2013

Graduate Assistant, Sociology 204 - Sociology of Family (Dr. Margaret Stiffler), Fall 2013 


  • M.A. in Sociology from San Diego State University
  • M.A. in Liberal Studies, Emphasis in Women's Studies from DePaul University, Chicago
  • B.A. in English Literature from California State University Long Beach