Kristen Brock-Petroshius

Kristen Brock-Petroshius

PhD Candidate


Master of Social Work (MSW), UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs
B.A. in Sociology and Gender & Women's Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Areas of Interest:

Anti-Carceral Policies, Anti-Racism, Community Organizing, Field Experiments, Political Psychology, Racial & Political Attitude Change


Kristen Brock-Petroshius is a community organizing scholar and practitioner studying methods to increase support for racial justice policies. She has an interdisciplinary background with extensive training in the Race, Ethnicity, and Politics subfield of Political Science and an anti-racist research agenda focused on building knowledge to inform organizing practice–all towards the aim of eliminating structural racism. Kristen also examines questions related to anti-racist social work practice.

You can learn more about her work here:

Twitter: @4heartsnminds