Kraig Beyerlein has been awarded a $290,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to study change over time in characteristics of protests in the United States, such as size, demographic composition, presence of counterdemonstrators and the use of disruptive tactics.
- Thomas Anderson, The William M. Scholl Professor of Latin American Literature and Chair of Romance Languages and Literatures
- Francisco Aragón, Associate Professional Specialist, Latino Studies
- Kraig Beyerlein, Associate Professor, Sociology
- Tatiana Botero, Associate Teaching Professor, Spanish, Department of Romance Languages and Literatures
- Jorge Bustamante, The Eugene P. and Helen Conley Professor of Sociology
- Peter Casarella, Associate Professor, Theology
- Alex E. Chávez, Assistant Professor, Anthropology
- Yamil J Colón, Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
- David Cortez, Assistant Professor, Political Science
- Luis Ricardo Fraga, Rev. Donald P. McNeill, C.S.C., Professor of Transformative Latino Leadership and the Joseph and Elizabeth Robbie Professor of Political Science
- Agustín Fuentes, Professor Anthropology and Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C., Endowed Chair in Anthropology
- Anne García-Romero, Thomas J. and Robert T. Rolfs Associate Professor of Film, Television, and Theatre
- Daniel Groody, CSC, Associate Professor, Theology
- Jimmy Gurulé, Professor of Law
- Carlos A. Jáuregui, Associate Professor, Romance Languages and Literatures
- Amy Langenkamp, O'Shaughnessy Assistant Professor Chair of Educational Studies
- David M. Lantigua, Assistant Professor, Theology
- Ricardo Martinez-Schuldt, Assistant Professor, Sociology
- Timothy Matovina, Professor, Theology
- Orlando Menes, Professor, English
- Nydia Morales-Soto, Program Director of the Eck Institute for Global Health
- Marisel Moreno, Associate Professor, Romance Languages and Literatures
- Darcia Narvaez, Professor, Psychology
- Jaime Pensado, Associate Professor, History
- Sarah Quesada, Assistant Professor, English
- Ricardo Ramírez, Associate Professor, Political Science
- Tatiana Reinoza, Assistant Professor, Art, Art History, and Design
- Karen Richman, Professional Specialist, Latino Studies
- Francisco Robles, Assistant Professor, English
- Jason Ruiz, Associate Professor, American Studies
- Maria Tomasula, Micheal P. Grace Professor, Art, Art History & Design
- Thomas Tweed, The W. Harold and Martha Welch Endowed Chair American Studies and founding director of Rafat and Zoreen Ansari Institute for Global Engagement with Religion
Recent Faculty Publications
Chávez, Alex E. Sounds of Crossing: Music, Migration, and the Aural Poetics of Huapango Arribeño. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2017.
Fuentes, Agustín. The Creative Spark: How Imagination Made Humans Exceptional. Dutton Books, 2017.
García-Romero, Anne. The Fornes Frame: Contemporary Latina Playwrights and the Legacy of Maria Irene Fornes. Tuscon: The University of Arizona Press, 2016.
Rivera-Rideau, Petra R., Jones, Jennifer A., and Paschel, Tianna eds. Afro-Latin@s in Movement: Critical Approaches to Blackness and Transnationalism in the Americas. Palgrave Macmillan US, 2016.
Menes, Orlando. Heresies. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2015.
Prof. Jason Ruiz lectures during a Winter Research Trip to Colombia
ILS Faculty Fellow Jason Ruiz has been selected as the 2019 recipient of the Sheedy Award for Excellence in Teaching. Ruiz is an associate professor of American Studies who teaches courses on race and popular culture, Latinx history and studies, and gender and sexuality studies.…
Professor Orlando Menes
The Unamuno Authors Series Festival was the first of its kind: an anglophone literary gathering in Madrid, Spain. It featured sixty poets taking part in public events in five venues over six days—from May 27th through June 1st. Writers hailed from Canada, England, Greece, Ireland, Italy and the United States. Among the poets who participated were ILS faculty fellows Orlando Menes and Francisco Aragón.…
Professor Luis Fraga has been selected as the 2019 Norton Long Career Achievement Award winner for his work in political science by a committee of distinguished peers. The award is given each year to a scholar who has made important contributions to the study of urban politics over the course of a career. …
Notre Dame anthropologist Alex Chávez’s in-depth look at Mexican migrants’ cultural expression through music has earned three prestigious awards in the fields of anthropology and ethnomusicology.