Dr. Hana Brown is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at Wake Forest University.  In 2011, she received a Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley and holds a BA in Anthropology from Bryn Mawr College. 

Using an array of qualitative and historical methods, Dr. Brown's research examines the political origins and political consequences of racial inequalities
.  Her recent work bridges the fields of social movements, political sociology, race and ethnicity, and immigration.  Brown's scholarship has been published in such journals as the American Sociological Review, American Journal of Sociology, Social Problems, and Ethnic and Racial Studies.  She currently teaches classes in race and ethnic relations, political sociology, social inequality, and introductory sociology.

Photo Credit: Ken Bennett 2013