Graduate Student Directory

Anthony Lara Bencomo
  • Title
    • Ph.D. Student
  • Division Social Sciences Division
  • Department
    • Politics Department
  • Affiliations Latin American & Latino Studies
  • Phone
    831-459-4450 (Message)
  • Email
  • Office Location
    • Merrill College Academic Building, 123
  • Office Hours Tuesdays 9:30-11:30
  • Mail Stop Merrill/Crown Faculty Services

Research Interests

Gangs, Incarceration, Violence, American Political Development, Regional Politics in the San Joaquin Valley, School-to-Prison Pipeline

Biography, Education and Training

M.A., Mexican-American Studies: San Jose State University

B.A., Sociology, Chicano Studies: California State University, Fresno


Teaching Interests

American Politics, Ethnic Studies, Chicanx Studies, and Latinx Studies



Legal Studies 10: Introduction to the Legal Process

Politics 21: Governing the Golden State

Politics 120A: Congress, President, and the Court in American Politics

Politics 120B: Society and Democracy in American Political Development