Nayan Shah

Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity and History
Email Office KAP 462 Office Phone (213) 740-2426

Research & Practice Areas

(Ph.D, University of Chicago, 1995) Asian American Studies; Gender, LGBT and Queer Studies; 19th and 20th century U.S. and Canadian Western History; Medical and Public Health History, Law, Social Justice and Social


  • Ph.D. History, University of Chicago, 6/1995
  • M.A. History, University of Chicago, 8/1990
  • B.A. History, Economics and Religion, Swarthmore College, 5/1988