The following research clusters are now in formation and open to local and area faculty, graduate students, and honors theses or other academic scholars’ programs (Haas, McNair, Mellon, etc.) undergraduate scholars:

Decolonial and Pluri-university

Faculty leads: Laura Perez, Ramon Grosfoguel, Patricia Baquedano-Lopez

Public Health and Migration

Faculty leads: Adrian Aguilera, Hector Rodriguez, Rachel Morello-Frosch

Democracy, Performance, and Media 

Faculty leads: Cristina Mora, Christian Paiz, Ray Telles, Angela Marino