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Deena J. González Edit Profile

educator , historian

Deena J. González, American Historian, educator. Recipient National Research Council Ford Foundation fellowship, 1987-1988. Member of advisory board Women of the West Museum, Denver. Member American Studies Association, American History Association (member committee minority historians 1990-1994), Organisation American Historians, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

González, Deena J. was born on August 25, 1952 in Hatch, New Mexico, United States. Daughter of Santiago and Vidal (Trujillo) González.

Education

Bachelor, New Mexico State University, 1974;Master of Arts, University of California, Berkeley, 1976;Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, 1985.

Career

Assistant professor of history and Chicano studies, Pomona College, Claremont, California, 1985-1991;associate professor of history, Pomona College, Claremont, California, since 1993. Visiting assistant professor University of California, Berkeley, 1986, visiting associate Chicano studies, Santa Barbara, 1992. Visiting scholar Center for Latin American Studies, Berkeley, 1987-1988.

Member The National Faculty Evergreen State College, Washington, 1988. Visiting assistant professor Claremont McKenna College, California 1989. Chair Chicano studies The Claremont Colls., California, 1993-1996.

Visiting associate professor.history and women's studies U. New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1991-1992. Advisorsummer dissertation workshop the Tomas Rivera Center, Claremont, 1989-1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Refusing the Favor: The Sp. -Mx. Women of Santa Fe, 1820-1880, 1999.

      Co-editor The Oxford Encyclopediaof Latinos in the United States, 2005.

Membership

Member of advisory board Women of the West Museum, Denver. Member American Studies Association, American History Association (member committee minority historians 1990-1994), Organisation American Historians, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married A. Gaspar de Alba.

father:
Santiago González

mother:
Vidal (Trujillo) González

spouse:
A. Gaspar de Alba.