Graduate Student Directory

Anthony Lara Bencomo
  • Title
    • Ph.D. Candidate
  • Division Graduate Studies Division
  • Department
    • Politics Department
  • Affiliations Latin American & Latino Studies
  • Email
  • Office Location
    • Merrill College Academic Building, 123
  • Mail Stop Merrill/Crown Faculty Services

Research Interests

Policing, Gangs, Violence, School to Prison Pipeline, Latino Politics, Central Valley Politics

Biography, Education and Training

M.A.-Mexican American Studies

San Jose State University 


B.A.-Sociology and Chicano Studies

Fresno State


Teaching Interests

As Lead Instructor

Ethnic Studies 30: Introduction to Chicanx/Latinx Studies

Legal Studies 10: Introduction to Legal Process


As Teaching Assistant

Legal Studies 10: Introduction to Legal Process

Politics 20: American Politics

Politics 21: Governing the Golden State 

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

Politics/Legal Studies 120B: Society and Democracy in American Political Development 

Politics/Legal Studies 120C: State and Capitalism in American Political Development