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Cindy Cheng

Race, Diversity, Immigration; Ethnic Studies; US Cold War culture and society; Asian American history and culture

Professor of History and Asian American Studies College of Letters and Science Work: 608-265-2522 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Race and Diversity
  • Immigration: contemporary issues, historical perspectives
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Asian American history, culture, and society
  • US Cold War culture and society


  • Director, Asian American Studies Program
  • Chair, Ethnic Studies Curriculum Review
  • Chair, Immigration and International Student Issues Committee
  • Award winning author of "Citizens of Asian America: Democracy and Race during the Cold War"
  • Chancellor's Distinguished Teaching Award, Diversity and Inclusion