Center for Race and Gender

The Center for Race and Gender (CRG) is an interdisciplinary research center at the University of California Berkeley that fosters explorations of race and gender and their intersections.

CRG engages in the following activities:

  • Enhances and sustains student research by providing grants to support their research projects, hosting a dissertation writing group and retreats, and organizing bi-weekly forums to spotlight emerging work
  • Enhances faculty research by providing a platform for advanced scholarship including forums, symposia, conferences, and institutes
  • Bridges research, culture, and community by supporting engaged community-based research projects and artistic works open to the public
  • Builds relationships with other local, national, and international scholars by organizing major events designed for scholarly exchange
  • Sustains on-going research projects through hosting working groups and cutting edge projects, such as the Islamophobia Research & Documentation Project
  • Provides a multimedia platform for research development, including a biannual newsletter and an interactive website featuring audio and video recordings of events
Letti Volpp
(510) 642-0330
Mailing address

638 Barrows Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720-1074