Ron Hayduk

Ron Hayduk
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Ron Hayduk’s research examines political participation and immigration in American politics, including Immigrant Crossroads: Globalization, Incorporation, and Placemaking in Queens, New York (co-edited by Tarry Hum, Ron Hayduk, Francois Pierre-Louis Jr., and Michael Alan Krasner (Temple University Press, 2020), “Migration and Inequality: A Structural Approach” Cosmopolitan Civil Societies: An Interdisciplinary Journal. Vol. 12, No. 1 (2020), Democracy for All: Restoring Immigrant Voting Rights in the United States (Routledge), Gatekeepers to the Franchise: Shaping Election Administration in New York (Northern Illinois University Press), From ACT UP to the WTO: Urban Protest and Community Building in the Era of Globalization (with Benjamin Shepard, Verso). Hayduk co-edited a symposium entitled “Xenophobia, Belonging and Agency: Citizenship in Immigrant America” (with Marcela García-Castañon) in New Political Science (2018) and co-authored an essay with a San Francisco PLSI major entitled, "Noncitizen Voting Rights in the Global Era: a Literature Review and Analysis," with Dan Ferris, Alyscia Richards, Emma Strauss Schubert, and Mary Acri (Journal of International Migration and Integration, 2019). Formerly a social worker, Hayduk was the Coordinator of the New York City Voter Assistance Commission and consulted to policy organizations (Demos, NAACP, Aspen Institute). Before joining the Political Science Department at SFSU in 2016, Hayduk taught at the Borough of Manhattan Community College and Queens College of the City University of New York (CUNY). He received his Ph.D. from the CUNY Graduate Center.