Faculty

Marcus Anthony Hunter


Professor, Scott Waugh Endowed Chair in the Division of the Social Sciences, and Chair of African American Studies


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Email    hunter@soc.ucla.edu
Office  266 Haines Hall
Phone  310-825-7865

Dr. Marcus Anthony Hunter is the Scott Waugh Endowed Chair in the Division of the Social Sciences, Professor of Sociology, and Chair of the department of African American Studies at UCLA. He is author of three books: Black Citymakers: How The Philadelphia Negro Changed Urban America (Oxford University Press, 2013), Chocolate Cities: The Black Map of American Life (University of California Press, 2018) coauthored with Zandria F. Robinson, and The New Black Sociologists (Routledge, 2018).

 

Dr. Marcus Anthony Hunter is the Scott Waugh Endowed Chair in the Division of the Social Sciences, Professor of Sociology, and Chair of the department of African American Studies at UCLA. He is author of three awarding winning books: Black Citymakers: How The Philadelphia Negro Changed Urban America (Oxford University Press, 2013), Chocolate Cities: The Black Map of American Life (University of California Press, 2018) coauthored with Zandria F. Robinson, and The New Black Sociologists (Routledge, 2018). His research has benefited from grants from the National Science Foundation, the Social Science Research Council, and the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation. In addition, Hunter’s research and commentary on urban black life and inequality has been featured in journals and news media such as CSPAN's BookTV, the Du Bois Review, Current AnthropologyCity & Community, Sexuality Research & Social Policy, Talking Points Memo, The Washington Post and The New York Times.

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Previous Courses by Term

2018 Winter Quarter

Social Organization of Black Communities

2017 Winter Quarter

Variable Topics Research Seminars: Afro-American Studies

Special Topics in Sociology

Variable Topics Research Seminars: Sociology

2016 Spring Quarter

Critical Introduction to Mass Incarceration

2016 Winter Quarter

Social Organization of Black Communities

2015 Fall Quarter

Topics in Sociological Theorizing

Race/Ethnicity in U.S.

2015 Winter Quarter

Special Topics in Sociology

Variable Topics Research Seminars: Sociology

2014 Fall Quarter

Special Topics in Sociology

Previous Courses by Course

SOCIOL M5
Social Organization of Black Communities

2018 Winter Quarter

2016 Winter Quarter

AF AMER M5
Social Organization of Black Communities

2018 Winter Quarter

2016 Winter Quarter

SOCIOL 180B
Special Topics in Sociology

2017 Winter Quarter

AF AMER C191
Variable Topics Research Seminars: Afro-American Studies

2017 Winter Quarter

SOCIOL 191V
Variable Topics Research Seminars: Sociology

2017 Winter Quarter

2015 Winter Quarter

SOCIOL 88S
Critical Introduction to Mass Incarceration

2016 Spring Quarter

SOCIOL 235A
Race/Ethnicity in U.S.

2015 Fall Quarter

SOCIOL 204
Topics in Sociological Theorizing

2015 Fall Quarter

SOCIOL 180A
Special Topics in Sociology

2015 Winter Quarter

SOCIOL 285C
Special Topics in Sociology

2014 Fall Quarter