Campus Affiliates

The Aoki Center is committed to an interdisciplinary approach to legal study. Each semester, the Aoki Center invites scholars from across the UC Davis to come share their research and critical perspectives with King Hall's students and faculty.


Erica Kohl-Arenas

Erica Kohl-Arenas,
Director of Imagining America, Associate Professor of American Studies


Ryken Grattet,
Chair of Sociology

Bruce Haynes

Bruce Haynes,
Professor of Sociology

Justin Leroy

Justin Leroy,
Assistant Professor of History

Beth Rose Middleton

Beth Rose Middleton,
Associate Professor of Native American Studies

Andres Resendez

Andrés Reséndez,
Professor of History

Mindy Romero

Mindy Romero,
Founder and Director of California Civic Engagement Project (CCEP)

Vajra Watson

Vajra Watson,
Director of Research and Policy for Equity, Founder and Director of Sacramento Area Youth Speaks (SAYS)


Lawrence Winn,
Academic Administrator, Co-Director of Transformative Justice in Education Center (TJE)