Our Students - Profiles

Mina Barahimi


Year: Advanced to Candidacy (ABD) - JSP

Email: mina.barahimi@berkeley.edu


B.A., University of Washington, Law, Societies and Justice (Honors); Minors in Anthropology, International Studies: Africa (2008)


Comparative Politics (EU and US)
Race and Immigration Law
Citizenship (both legal and normative conceptions)
Deportation and the Politics of Movement and Discrimination
Voluntary Departure


Dean's Normative Time Fellowship (Fall 2014, Spring 2015)
Center for Race and Gender Graduate Student Grant (Spring 2014)
JSP Continuing Student Fellowship (Spring 2014)
Graduate Division Conference Travel Grant (2013)
Graduate Division Summer Grant, UC Berkeley (2013, 2012)
Council for European Studies Travel Grant, Columbia University (2013)
Trans-Atlantic Summer Institute in European Studies Fellowship, University of Minnesota (2012)
Selznick Fellowship, UC Berkeley (2009-2010)
Mary Gates Endowment for Students Research Scholarship, University of Washington (2007)
Lars Jonsson International Exchange Fellowship, University of Washington (2007)
Mary Gates Admissions Honors Scholarship, University of Washington (2004-2006)

Academic Experiences:

Graduate Student Instructor for Malcolm Feeley, LS 182: Law, Politics, and Society (Fall 2013)
Graduate Student Instructor for Leti Volpp, LS 132AC: Immigration and Citizenship (Spring 2013, Spring 2012, Spring 2011)
Graduate Student Instructor for Lauren Edelman, LS 184: Sociology of Law (Fall 2012)
Research Assistant for Leti Volpp (Fall 2011)
Research Assistant for Sarah Song (Fall 2011, Spring 2011, Fall 2010)
Graduate Student Instructor for Catherine Albiston, LS 184: Sociology of Law (Fall 2010)
Research Assistant for Calvin Morrill and Lauren Edelman (Summer 2010)
Research Assistant for Catherine Albiston (Summer 2010)