Ron Hayduk

Ron Hayduk
(415) 338-1720
Building: Virtual office hour via Zoom. Please visit the Advising webpage for the Zoom link
Office Hours: 
Monday: 1:00 pm-2:00 pm


Ron Hayduk’s research explores political participation and immigration in American politics. Hayduk’s published work includes “Migration and Inequality: A Structural Approach” in Cosmopolitan Civil Societies: An Interdisciplinary Journal (2020), Immigrant Crossroads: Globalization, Incorporation, and Placemaking in Queens, New York (co-edited, Temple University Press, 2020), Democracy for All: Restoring Immigrant Voting Rights in the United States (Routledge), Gatekeepers to the Franchise: Shaping Election Administration in New York (Cornell University Press), and From ACT UP to the WTO: Urban Protest and Community Building in the Era of Globalization (with Benjamin Shepard, Verso). He co-edited a symposium titled “Xenophobia, Belonging and Agency: Citizenship in Immigrant America” (with Marcela García-Castañon) in New Political Science (2018) and has written several essays in the Journal of International Migration and Integration (2019). Hayduk’s writing also appears in Calmatters, the Los Angeles Times, Jacobin, Socialism and Democracy, Radical Teacher, and other venues. Formerly a social worker, Hayduk worked in NYC government and policy organizations (Demos, Aspen Institute) before becoming a professor at the City University of New York (CUNY) where he received his Ph.D. Hayduk remains active in campaigns for social and economic justice including as member of Socialism and Democracy, the North American Participatory Budgeting Research Board, and the California Faculty Association at SFSU.