Willie Gin

Assistant Professor

Willie Gin
Schulz Information Center, 2050 or Via Zoom
Office Hours
3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m. Dr. Gin's F2F Office Hours or by Zoom appt
Available By Appointment Only

Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania


American Politics, Racial and Ethnic Politics, Technology and Politics


Dr. Gin joined the faculty at Sonoma State in Fall 2018. He received his doctorate in political science from the University of Pennsylvania and has previously taught at Xavier University of Louisiana. His research focuses primarily on racial and ethnic politics, technology and politics, inequality, and American political development.

Selected Publications & Presentations

Minorities and Reconstructive Coalitions: The Catholic Question. New York: Routledge, 2017. 

“Big Data and Labor: What Baseball Can Tell Us About Information and Inequality.” Journal of Information Technology and Politics 15 no. 1 (2018): 66–79.