UMass Boston

Meet the Staff

Full-time staff:

Paul Watanabe, Director, is a Professor in the Department of Political Science.

Shauna Lo, Assistant Director, manages the Institute's administrative activities, and assists on research and other projects.

Carolyn Wong, Research Associate, focuses on immigration, citizenship, political empowerment, and health disparities.

Nicole Filler, Program Coordinator/Research Associate for the Anti-Asian Racism Project.

Chrisna Khuon, Program Assistant for the Anti-Asian Racism Project.

UMB student employees:

Tara Kan, Research Assistant, is a master's student in sociology at UMass Boston.

Sokha Eng, Research Assistant, is a doctoral student in public policy at UMass Boston.

Curtis Mai, Research Assistant, is an undergraduate student in political science at UMass Boston.

Kim Dinh, Office/Research Assistant, is an undergraduate at UMass Boston majoring in Biology.


Institute for Asian American Studies

Healey Library 10-7
100 Morrissey Blvd.
Boston, MA 02125-3393