Curtis Roads
Curtis Roads is a composer of electronic and electroacoustic music specializing in granular and pulsar synthesis, an author, and a computer programmer.He studied composition at the California Institut...
Celine Parrenas Shimizu
Celine Parreñas Shimizu (born December 28, 1969) is an award-winning filmmaker and film scholar.
Shimizu is the daughter of political refugees from the Philippines. Her family relocated to Boston ...
Barbara Uehling
Barbara Staner Uehling (born June 12, 1932) was an American educator and university administrator. She served as the 3rd chancellor and 17th chief executive officer of the University of Missouri campu...
Kurt Rudolph
Kurt Rudolph (born 3 April 1929) is a German researcher of Gnosticism and Mandaeism.Born in Dresden, Rudolph studied Protestant theology, religion, history and Semitic at the universities of Greifswal...
William A. Christian
William A. Christian Jr. (born 1944) is a religious historian, and was the J.E. and Lillian Byrne Tipton Distinguished Visiting Professor in Religious Studies at University of California, Santa Barbar...
Joseph Polchinski
Joseph Polchinski (born May 16, 1954) is an American theoretical physicist and string theorist. He graduated from Canyon del Oro High School in Tucson, Arizona in 1971, obtained his B.S. degree from C...
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Anthony Zee
Anthony Zee (Chinese: 徐一鸿, b. 1945) (Zee is the Shanghainese pronunciation of 徐) is a Chinese American physicist, writer, and currently a professor at the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics a...
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Walter Kohn
Walter Kohn (born March 9, 1923) is an Austrian-born American theoretical physicist.He was awarded, with John Pople, the Nobel Prize in chemistry in 1998. The award recognized their contributions to t...
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C. Anthony Anderson
Curtis Anthony Anderson (born May 29, 1940) is a contemporary American philosopher, presently Professor of Philosophy at the University of California at Santa Barbara. He earned his Ph.D. in philosoph...
Burleigh Taylor Wilkins
Burleigh Taylor Wilkins (born 1932 in Bridgetown, Virginia) is a professor in the Department of Philosophy of the University of California, Santa Barbara.He studied at Duke University, (B.A. 1952); Ha...
Wallace Chafe
Wallace Chafe (/ˈtʃeɪf/; born 1927) is an American linguist. He is Professor Emeritus and research professor at The University of California, Santa Barbara.Chafe was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts. ...
Henry T. Yang
Henry Tzu-Yow Yang (Chinese: 楊祖佑, born November 29, 1940) is an engineer and educator currently serving as the fifth chancellor of the University of California, Santa Barbara, a post he's held sin...
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Roderick Nash
Roderick Frazier Nash is a professor emeritus of history and environmental studies at the University of California Santa Barbara. He was the first person to descend the Tuolumne River (using a raft)....
Michael Frank Goodchild
Michael Frank Goodchild (born February 24, 1944) is a British-American geographer. He is an Emeritus Professor of Geography at the University of California, Santa Barbara. After nineteen years at the ...
Edgar Bowers
Edgar Bowers (March 2, 1924 - February 4, 2000) was an American poet who won the Bollingen Prize in Poetry in 1989.Bowers was born in Rome, Georgia in 1924. During World War II he joined the military ...
Adriana Cavarero
Adriana Cavarero (born 1947 in Bra, Italy) is an Italian philosopher and feminist thinker. She holds the title of Professor of Political Philosophy at the Università degli studi di Verona. She has als...
Geshe Gyeltsen
Geshe Tsultim Gyeltsen (1923 – February 13, 2009) was a Tibetan lama and human rights activist living in the United States. Gyeltsen had been described as "one of the last living Tibetan Buddhis...
William I. Robinson
William I. Robinson is an American professor of sociology at the University of California, Santa Barbara. His work focuses on political economy, globalization, Latin America and historical materialis...
Paul Orfalea
Paul Orfalea (Arabic: بول أورفاليا‎) (born November 28, 1947), nicknamed "Kinko" because of his curly red hair, founded the copy-chain Kinko's.Orfalea was born in Los Angeles, California to ...
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Tanya Atwater
Tanya Atwater (born August 27, 1942) is a retired American geophysicist and marine geologist who specialized in plate tectonics, in particular the evolution of the San Andreas fault plate boundary. He...
Marvin Mudrick
Marvin Mudrick (1921 – 1986) taught at UC Santa Barbara from 1949 until his death in October 1986. He created the university's College of Creative Studies in 1967 and was its provost until forced out ...
Tsuyoshi Hasegawa
Tsuyoshi Hasegawa (長谷川 毅, Hasegawa Tsuyoshi, born 1941) is a Japanese historian, who teaches at the University of California, Santa Barbara, where he is director of the Cold War Studies progra...
James S. Langer
James S. Langer is Professor of Physics at the University of California at Santa Barbara.Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1934, Langer graduated from Taylor Allderdice High School in 1951. He atte...
Michael Stohl
Michael Stohl (born 1947) is Professor and a former Chair of the Department of Communication at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He researches organizational and political communication wi...
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Robert Mehrabian
Robert Mehrabian (born July 31, 1941, in Tehran, Iran) is an Armenian-American materials scientist and the Chair, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated. During ...
Paul Bohannan
Paul James Bohannan (5 March 1920 – 13 July 2007) was an American anthropologist known for his research on the Tiv people of Nigeria, spheres of exchange and divorce in the United States.
Bo...
Frederick Turner (poet)
Frederick Turner (born 1943 Northamptonshire, England) is an American poet and academic. He is the author of two full-length epic science fiction poems, The New World and Genesis; several books of poe...