Contact Us

For general staff inquiries, please use the following:

UC Berkeley Sociology Department
410 Barrows Hall, Berkeley, CA
Tel: (510) 642-4766
Fax: (510) 642-0659

or consult the table to below to contact a staff member directly.

Name Information Whom do I contact?
Kristi Larson …
Associate Director for the Berkeley International Study Program in Sociology
458B Barrows Hall
510-387-8104 (primary and voicemail)
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Manager of the Berkeley International Study Program (BISP) and it's staff.  Primary coordinator for the BISP in Sociology study abroad program.   BISP hosts visiting students who take Berkeley courses through the UC Berkeley Extension International Concurrent Enrollment program.

Rebecca Chavez
Everything Curriculum
Contact me via email. It's your best bet!
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Course planning and scheduling, one time room requests,  Enrollment management, Spring Reader hiring, 190 instructor hiring, course evaluations, de-cal and indep. study advising and faculty service credit tracking.

Jenny Cornet-C…
Assistant Director for the Berkeley International Study Program
594 Barrows Hall
(510) 570-0878
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I work with international students participating in the Berkeley International Study Program in Letters & Science, and with advisors, schedulers, and faculty from the participating L&S departments.

Aaron DuBois
CRS II / Department Webmaster
489 Barrows
Mon - Fri 8:30am - 2:30pm, and by appointment.
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For computer, technical, and equipment support of UCB owned equipment, and Issues related to the department website.


Holly Le
Financial Services Analyst
410 Barrows Hall m/c 1980
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Bridgette M Lehrer
Berkeley International Study Program, Program Advisor & Marketing Specialist
649 Barrows Hall
Monday - Friday, 9am-noon; 1pm - 4pm
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Program Advisor for the Berkeley International Study Program (BISP) Sociology students and the Ambassador program. I am also a main point of contact for the BISP marketing efforts, which includes social media, BISP website, marketing campaigns and digital/print materials. Check us out!

Rachel E. Marquez
Program Advisor
450 Barrows Hall
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Advisor for BISP Sociology and L&S students. I also coordinate the Cultural Peer Mentor and Language Buddy programs. 

Anne Meyers
Director of Student Services
428 Barrows Hall
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Manage Graduate and Undergraduate Student Services for Sociology and Demography.  Curriculum Management in Sociology. 

Emily Normile 450 BarrowsEmail me

Program Advisor for the Berkeley International Study Program (BISP) Letters & Science students

Catherine Norton
Graduate Student Advisor
422 Barrows Hall
9am-noon; 1-4pm
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John O'Donnell
Academic Personnel Analyst and Chair's Assistant
410 Barrows Hall M/C 1980
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Academic personnel (tenure-track and non-senate faculty) matters and Chair's Assistant

Carmen Privat-Gilman
Visiting Scholar Coordinator and Placement Coordinator
410 Barrows Hall
Mon, Tues, Wed & Fri 9:30a.m. to 5:30p.m.
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Cristina Rojas
Undergraduate Advisor
424 Barrows Hall
M-F 9-12 and 1-4
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Undergraduate major requirements, Schedule and graduation planning, Referral to campus resources, Career Planning for Sociology Majors seminar, Sociology 190 Seminar Application Process, Honors Thesis Application Process

Seng Saelee
Undergraduate Advisor
426 Barrows
M-F 9-12 and 1-4
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I will be working remotely until Monday, March 30, 2020. I will be available by email and video conferencing. 


Completing undergraduate major requirements, planning your academic schedule, graduation planning, referrals to campus resources

Michael Schneider
410 Barrows Hall
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Amie Thach-Acik
Graduate Admissions and Curriculum Advisor
430 Barrows Hall
9am to 12pm & 1pm to 4pm
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Tamar Young Email me