Public Affairs — Urban Affairs — Urban Studies
Rachel  Brahinsky

Rachel Brahinsky

Assistant Professor

Rachel Brahinsky serves as Faculty Director of the Master's Program in Urban Affairs. She received her PhD from the University of California, Berkeley; her doctoral research focused on the history of racial politics and re-development in San Francisco. Dr. Brahinsky's current research centers on race, gender and politics in American cities. Prior to graduate studies, Brahinsky's journalist career included articles on homelessness, city planning and urban politics. She currently holds a position with the Living New Deal Project in Berkeley as postdoctoral fellow and Managing Director.

Administrative Appointments

Faculty Director, Master of Arts in Urban Affairs Program