Caleb Dawson

Department and Institution: 
Lead Investigator, Black Lives at Cal

Caleb E. Dawson is the Lead Investigator of Black Lives at Cal at UC Berkeley and a UC President's Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Sociology at UC Merced. A Black feminist sociologist, Dawson's research interrogates the political economies of care labor, institutional change, inclusion, and student loan debt in higher education. Dawson earned his PhD in Critical Studies of Race, Class, and Gender from UC Berkeley, and is a proud alumnus of ISSI's Graduate Fellows Program