Departments, Programs, and Centers

With more than 50 departments and programs, the College of Letters and Science covers a breadth of areas of study in the humanities, sciences, mathematics and social sciences. Each department in the college offers one or more majors for undergraduates, and many offer masters and Ph.D. programs as well. Programs and institutes in the college are not official majors, but are areas of more in-depth study for students and faculty and are interdisciplinary in nature, covering areas across the university.

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Anthropologyanthropology.jpg330 Young Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8522
(530) 752-0745
http://anthropology.ucdavis.edu
Chair | CAO
Art and Art Historyart-art-history.jpgArt Building (Art Studio) and Everson Hall (Art History)
University of California
Davis, CA95616
(530) 752-0105
http://www.ls.ucdavis.edu/harcs/dean/department-of-art-and-art-history.html
Chair (Art Studio) | Chair (Art History) | CAO
Asian American Studiesasian-american-studies.jpg3102 Hart Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8529
(530) 752-2069
http://asa.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | CAO
Chemistrychemistry.jpgChemistry Building, First Floor
University of California
Davis, CA95616-5295
(530)752-0503
http://chemistry.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | Vice Chair | Vice Chair | Vice Chair | MSO
Chicana/Chicano Studieschicana-chicano-studies.jpgHart Hall , Second Floor
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8559
(530) 752-2421
http://chi.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | CAO
Communicationcommunication.jpg469 Kerr Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8695
(530) 752-1221
http://communication.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | CAO
Comparative Literatureclassics.jpg213 Sproul Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8560
(530) 752-1219
http://complit.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | CAO
Designdesign.jpgCruess Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8528
(530) 752-2004
http://design.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | CAO
East Asian Languages and Cultures east-asian-studies-chinese.jpg209 Sproul Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8560
(530) 752-4999
http://ealc.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | CAO
Economicseconomics.jpg1113 Social Sciences and Humanities
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8578
(530) 752-0741
http://www.econ.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | Vice Chair | CAO
Englishenglish.jpgVoorhies Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8581
(530) 752-2257
http://www.english.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | MSO
French and Italianfrench-and-italian.jpgSproul Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8560
(530) 752-1219
http://frenchanditalian.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | CAO
Earth and Planetary Sciencesgeology.jpg2119 Earth and Physical Sciences (EPS) Building
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8605
(530)752-0350
http://geology.ucdavis.edu
Chair | Vice Chair | MSO
German and Russiangerman-and-russian.jpg209 Sproul Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-4702
(530) 752-4999
http://german.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | CAO
Historyhistory.jpg2216 Social Science & Humanities
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8611
(530) 752-0776
http://history.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | Vice Chair | CAO
Linguisticslinguistics.jpg469 Kerr Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8685
(530) 752-9933
http://linguistics.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | CAO
Mathematicsmathematics.jpg1130 Mathematical Sciences Building
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8633
(530) 752-0827
http://www.math.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | Vice Chair | Vice Chair | MSO
Military Sciencemilitary-science.jpg127 A Hickey Gym
University of California
Davis, CA95616-5216
(530) 752-5211
http://armyrotc.com/edu/univcadavis
Chair | CAO
Musicmusic.jpgMusic Building
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8701
(530) 752-5537
http://music.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | CAO
Native American Studiesnative-american-studies.jpg2401 Hart Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8667
(530) 752-3237
http://nas.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | CAO
Philosophyphilosophy.jpg1240 Social Sciences & Humanities
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8673
(530) 752-0607
http://philosophy.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | CAO
Physicsphysics.jpg174 Physics
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8677
(530) 752-1500
http://www.physics.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | Vice Chair | Vice Chair | MSO
Political Sciencepolitical-science.jpg469 Kerr Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616
(530)752-0966
http://ps.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | CAO
Psychologypsychology.jpg134 Young Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8686
(530) 752-1880
http://psychology.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | Vice Chair | CAO
Religious Studiesreligious-studies.jpg213 Sproul Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8702
(530) 752-4999
http://religions.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | CAO
Sociologysociology.jpg1282 Social Sciences & Humanities
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8701
(530) 752-0782
http://sociology.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | Vice Chair | CAO
Spanish and Portuguesespanish-and-classics.jpg215 Sproul Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8702
(530) 752-0835
http://spanish.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | CAO
Statisticsstatistics.jpg4118 Mathematical Sciences Building
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8705
(530) 752-2361
http://www-stat.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | MSO | Vice Chair
Theatre and Dancetheatre-dance.jpg222 Wright Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8577
(530) 752-0888
http://theatredance.ucdavis.edu/
Chair | CAO
African American & African Studiesafrican-american-studies.jpg2201 Hart Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8509
(530) 752-1548
http://aas.ucdavis.edu/
Director | CAO
American Studiesamerican-studies.jpg2134A Hart Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8518
(530) 752-3377
http://ams.ucdavis.edu/
Director | CAO
Cinema and Technocultural Studiestechnocultrial-studies.jpg105 Art Building
University of California
Davis, CA95616
752-4999
http://catcs.ucdavis.edu/
Co-Director | Co-Director | CAO
Classicsclassics.jpg215 Sproul Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8702
(530) 752-0835
http://classics.ucdavis.edu/
Director | CAO
East Asian Studieseast-asian-studies.jpg1277 Social Sciences & Humanities Building
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8683
(530) 752-9933
http://eastasian.ucdavis.edu/
Director | CAO
Humanities Programhumanities-program.jpg211 Sproul Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-4999
(530) 752-8702
http://humanities.ucdavis.edu/
Director | CAO
Jewish Studiesjewish-studies.jpg2216 Social Sciences & Humanities
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8702
(530) 754-7007
http://jewishstudies.ucdavis.edu/
Director | CAO
Medieval and Early Modern Studiesmedieval-studies.jpg215 Sproul Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8581
(530) 752-4541
http://mems.ucdavis.edu/
Director | MSO
Middle East/South Asia Studiesme-sa.jpg1272 Social Sciences & Humanities
University of California
Davis, CA95616
(530) 752-1593
http://mesa.ucdavis.edu/
Director | CAO
Natural Sciencesnatural-sciences.jpg1023 Sciences Lab Building
University of California
Davis, CA95616
(530)754-9621
http://naturalsciences.ucdavis.edu/
Chair
Physical Educationphysical-ed.jpg211 Hickey Gym
University of California
Davis, CA95616-5270
(530) 752-1111
http://pe.ucdavis.edu/
Director | Analyst
Science and Technology Studiesscience-technology.jpgSocial Sciences & Humanities Building
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8686
(530) 752-9621
http://sts.ucdavis.edu/
Director | CAO
University Writing Programuniversity-writing-program.jpg109 Voorhies Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8581
(530) 752-6283
http://uwp.ucdavis.edu/
Director | MSO
Women and Gender Studieswomen-gender-studies.jpgHart Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8667
(530) 752-4686
http://wms.ucdavis.edu/
Director | CAO
California Lighting Technology Centercltc.jpg633 Pena Drive, Davis
University of California
Davis, CA95618
(530)747-3838
http://cltc.ucdavis.edu/
Director | Co-Director | CAO | MSO II
Center for Mind and Braincenter-for-mind-brain.jpg267 Cousteau Place
University of California
Davis, CA95618
(530) 297-4651
http://mindbrain.ucdavis.edu/
Director | Associate Director | CAO
Center for Poverty Researchpoverty-center.jpg1265 Social Sciences and Humanities Building
University of California
Davis, CA95616
(530) 752-0401
http://poverty.ucdavis.edu/
Director | Deputy Director | CAO | Manager
Center for Science and Innovation Studiesctr-science-innovation.jpgSocial Sciences & Humanities
University of California
Davis, CA95616
(530) 752-0607
http://innovation.ucdavis.edu/
Director | CAO
Center for Transnational Healthtransnational.jpgHart Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616
(530)752-2124
http://chi.ucdavis.edu/content/center-transnational-health
Director | Director of Post-Grant Awards | CAO
Design Museum and Collectiondesign-museum.jpgWalker Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616
(530)752-2589
http://designmuseum.ucdavis.edu/
Director | CAO
C. N. Gorman Museum and Collectiongorman-museum.jpg1316 Hart Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616
(530)752-7567
http://gormanmuseum.ucdavis.edu/
Director | CAO
Hemispheric Institute on the Americashemispheric-institute.jpg1277 Social Sciences and Humanities
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8611
(530) 752-3046
http://hia.ucdavis.edu/
Director | CAO
UC Davis Humanities Institutehumanities-institute.jpg227 Voorhies Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-8612
(530) 752-2295
http://dhi.ucdavis.edu/
Director | MSO
Language Learning Centerlanguage-learning-center.jpgOlson Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616-5270
(530) 752-1508
http://llc.ucdavis.edu/
Interim Director | Associate Director
Nanomaterials in the Environment, Agriculture and Technologyneat-center.jpg4415 Chemistry Annex
University of California
Davis, CA95616
(530) 752-3292
http://neat.ucdavis.edu/
Director | MSO
Native American Language Centernative-american-language.jpgHart Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616
(530)752-7086
http://nas.ucdavis.edu/NALC/home.html
Director | Associate Director | CAO
Richard L. Nelson Gallery and Fine Art Collectionnelson-museum.jpgFall: Art Building/Winter: Richard L. Nelson Hall
University of California
Davis, CA95616
(530)752-8500
http://nelsongallery.ucdavis.edu/
Taller arte del nuevo amanecer (TANA)tana.jpgWoodland, CA
University of California
Davis, CA95616
(530) 752-2421
http://chi.ucdavis.edu/content/taller-arte-del-nuevo-amanecer
Director | CAO