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Noah Friedkin was named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) —...

Professor Edward Telles, who was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (class of 2018...

Along with fellow honoree, Oprah Winfrey

Sociology welcomes our newest faculty members, Assistant Professors Jean Beaman and Terrell Winder...

Kum-Kum Bhavnani is the 2016/17 Winner of the Academic Senate... Outstanding Graduate Mentor Award....

Professor Victor Rios has been selected as the 2017 ASA Winner of the Public...

Lisa Hajjar is part of a three scholar-team working on a collaborative research project titled...

Dr. Zakiya Luna and Dr. Sarah Thébaud have publications in the most recent issues of ...

Sociology welcomes our newest faculty member, Assistant Professor Erika Arenas.

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Edward Telles is Professor of Sociology and is currently director of the Project on Ethnicity and Race in Latin America (PERLA). He recently published Pigmentocracies: Ethnicity, Race and Color in Latin America with collaborators from Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and the United States as well as several comparative articles on ethnoracial educational and health disparities, racial classification and identification and public opinion, which have appeared in leading scholarly journals.  Telles earlier wrote Race in Another America: The Significance of Skin Color in Brazil and  Generations of Exclusion: Mexican Americans, Assimilation and Race, which have won major academic awards.