Welcoming Lok Siu as Associate Vice Chancellor for Research

September 25, 2023

Lok Siu, chair of the Asian American Research Center, has been named Associate Vice Chancellor for Research at UC Berkeley. Her new term will begin in January 2024; she will serve as the point of contact for Organized Research Units reporting to the VCR and coordinate oversight of research integrity among other duties. An award-winning mentor and scholar specializing in Asian diasporas in the Americas, Chinese diaspora, un/belonging and citizenship, racial/ethnic/gender formation, food, and ethnography, she is also an experienced leader who has served the campus and UC system in numerous roles.