Sociology Graduate Students

Aida Mukharesh
  • Title
    • PhD Candidate
  • Division Social Sciences Division
  • Department
    • Sociology Department
  • Email
  • Office Location
    • Rachel Carson College Academic Building, #326
  • Mail Stop Rachel Carson College

Research Interests

Cultural studies, urban sociology, affect, decoloniality, social movements & contentious politics, gender, violence, political sociology, global political-economy, social change, space.

Biography, Education and Training


Ph.D. - Sociology, University of California, Santa Cruz (in progress)

M.A. - Sociology, University of California, Santa Cruz

M.A. - Urban Affairs, University of San Francisco

B.A. - Sociology & Anthropology, American University of Beirut





Honors, Awards and Grants

SSRC Dissertation Proposal Development Program Fellow, 2018

University of California Regents Fellowship, 2016-2017