Tom Wong

Tom K. Wong is an assistant professor of political science at the University of California, San Diego. He was previously a postdoctoral fellow at the Tower Center for Political Studies at Southern Methodist University and a lecturer in the department of political science at UC Riverside. Wong has also contributed to the National Asian American Survey (led by Karthick Ramakrishnan.)

Wong is the founder of the Dream Project, “a non-profit oral history project led by current and former undocumented youths and allies.” According to his CV, he is working on a book called “Rights, Deportation, and Detention in the Age of Immigration Control.”

Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of California, San Diego

Areas of Expertise: Comparative Politics, Immigration, Immigration Politics and Policy, Human Rights, Citizenship

Location: San Diego, CA

Contact Info:

Phone: (951) 907-9989


Twitter: @twong002

Heard on KPCC:

Take Two: Predicting how Congress will vote on immigration reform