Lorenzo Perillo

    Email Address: jeloperi@uic.edu
    College: Liberal Arts and Sciences Department: Global Asian Studies Program
    Secondary Department: Asian American Studies
    Title: Assistant Professor
    Office: 1026, MC 231 Phone: 312-996-5091
    Webpage: https://glas.uic.edu/glas/faculty-and-staff/lorenzo-perillo
    Participating in the Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Awards program: Yes

    Research Interest:
    Asian American Studies, Global Hip Hop studies, Dance Studies, Performance Studies, Pacific Islander Studies, Critical Race and Ethnic Studies.

    Minimum time commitment in hours per week: 5-10

    Qualifications of a Student:
    Major: Open to any major, interest in interdisciplinary research preferred.
    Minimum G.P.A. 3.5
    Year in College: 3rd or 4th year preferred.
    Skills: Intermediate to advanced proficiency in word processing, data spreadsheets; attention to detail; excellent communication, problem-solving, and time management skills; honors college student and upper class standing preferred.

    Brief Summary of what is expected from the student:
    Support with library research, preliminary field work, and interview transcription; regularly meeting with me to coordinate project tasks.

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