Lisa García Bedolla

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BIDS Faculty Affiliate
Graduate School of Education, UC Berkeley
  • Vice Provost for Graduate Studies and Dean of the Graduate Division
  • Professor, Graduate School of Education, UC Berkeley

Lisa García Bedolla uses the tools of social science to reveal the causes of political and economic inequalities in the United States, considering differences across the lines of ethnorace, gender, class, geography, sexuality, et cetera. She has used a variety of social science methods – participant observation, in-depth interviewing, survey research, field experiments, and geographic information systems (GIS) – to shed light on this question.