Contact Us

For general staff inquiries, please use the following:

UC Berkeley Sociology Department
410 Social Sciences Building, 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 Social Sciences Bldg.
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 Social Sciences Building
(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 Social Sciences Building
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 Social Sciences Bldg Email me
Bridgette M Lehrer
Berkeley International Study Program, Assistant Director, Marketing and Outreach
649 Social Sciences Building
Monday - Friday, 9am-noon; 1pm - 4pm
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Main point of contact for the BISP marketing and outreach efforts, including social media, BISP website, marketing campaigns and digital/print materials. I also collaborate with the BISP Ambassador and Certificate Programs. Check us out!

Rachel E. Marquez
Program Advisor
450 Social Sciences Building
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Advisor for BISP students. I also coordinate the Cultural Peer Mentor program. 

Anne Meyers
Director of Student Services
428 Social Sciences Building
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Manage Graduate and Undergraduate Student Services for Sociology and Demography.  Curriculum Management in Sociology.

Emily Normile 450 Social Sciences BuildingEmail me

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

Catherine Norton
Graduate Student Advisor
422 Social Sciences Building
9am-noon; 1-4pm
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John O'Donnell Email me
Carmen Privat-Gilman
Visiting Scholar Coordinator and Placement Coordinator
410 Social Sciences Building
Mon, Tues, Wed & Fri 9:30a.m. to 5:30p.m.
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Cristina Rojas
Undergraduate Advisor
424 Social Sciences Building
M-F 9-12 and 1-4
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Working Remotely.  For appointment, please email


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 Social Sciences Building
M-F 9-12 and 1-4
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I am working remotely and I am available by email. Please contact for any questions or for advising appointments.  


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

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