Rudy Mendoza-Denton – Research Director, UC Berkeley

Rudy Mendoza-Denton, Professor of Psychology, UC Berkeley

RUA Affiliation: Research Director of the UC Berkeley RUA National Science Foundation (NSF) AGEP grant

What is your field of study and why did you choose it?

I study the psychology of intergroup relations and prejudice, as well as educational equity. I chose this field because I was interested in cultural variability in behavior.

Why did you choose to participate in RUA activities?

We need to diversify the professoriate to be able to move the nation forward!