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Paula Moya
Professor of English and, by courtesy, of Iberian and Latin American Cultures
BBS Faculty Research Fellow 2016-2017
Faculty Research Fellow, 2012-13

Paula M. L. Moya's publications include essays on race and ethnicity, feminist theory, multicultural pedagogy, and Latina/o and Chicana/o literature and identity. She is the author of Learning from Experience: Minority Identities, Multicultural Struggles and the co-editor of Doing Race: 21 Essays for the 21st Century  and Reclaiming Identity: Realist Theory and the Predicament of Postmodernism. Her current book project is a scholarly study of literature written by women of color in the last three decades of the 20th century.  Professor Moya is a founding organizer and coordinating team member of The Future of Minority Studies research project (FMS).  

At Stanford, she has been the faculty coordinator or co-coordinator of several faculty-graduate student research networks sponsored by the Stanford Humanities Center and the Research Institute for the Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity. Professor Moya received the Dean's Award for Distinguished Teaching, and in 2001-02 a Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship for Minorities. She served as Vice Chair of the English Department from 2005-2008, as Director of the Undergraduate Program of the Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity (CCSRE), and Chair of the Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity (CSRE) major from 2002-2005, and was a Stanford Fellow from 2003-05.  See her bio for further details.

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