Dominic Thomas

Professor, European Languages and Transcultural Studies and Chair, ASC Faculty Advisory Committee

Department: French and Francophone Studies
Department of French & Francophone Studies
212 Royce Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Phone: (310) 794-8923
Fax: (310) 825-9754

Keywords: European Union, Globalization, Francophone Africa, French politics, Immigration, Racism

Dominic Thomas is Chair of the Department of French and Francophone Studies at UCLA. His teaching and research interests include contemporary French politics, globalization, and sub-Saharan African culture and politics. Thomas was the recipient of a German-American Fulbright Commission Award  for Germany and Belgium in 2011 and recently a Research Professor at Humboldt University (Berlin). Publications include Black France: Colonialism, Immigration, and Transnationalism (2007) and Africa and France: Postcolonial Cultures, Migration, and Racism (2013).