Dr. Jocelyn Pacleb
Dr. Jocelyn A. Pacleb earned her Ph.D. and M.A. in Comparative Culture from the University of California, Irvine. She earned her B.A. in Ethnic Studies and in Psychology at UC San Diego. She teaches courses on contemporary Asian Pacific Islanders, Filipina/o Americans, militarism, race and ethnicity, gender, labor, racial and ethnic representations in film, immigration, and community formation. Her current work examines the enlistment of non-U.S. citizens in the U.S. armed services and the emergence of communities near U.S. military bases in Southern California. Among her teaching and academic accomplishments, Dr. Pacleb is a Fulbright Hays Group Project Abroad Scholar. Before joining EWS at Cal Poly Pomona, Dr. Pacleb taught at Washington State University, CSU Fullerton, and UC Irvine.