Faculty Members

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Alfredo Huete
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Anita Huizar- Hernandez
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Barbara Hutchinson
Director and Librarian, Arid Lands Information Center, Office of Arid
Email: barbarah@ag.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-0329
Office: Forbes 306A
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Takeshi Inomata
Associate Professor, School of Anthropology
Email: inomata@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-2961
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Katharine L. Jacobs
Professor & Specialist, Soil Water & Environmental Science
Email: jacobsk@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-5627
FAX: (520) 626-7770
Office: Marshall 535

As of January 4, 2010, Katharine Jacobs is working in Washington DC at the Office of Science and Technology Policy on an Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) mobility assignment and is the Assistant Director of OSTP for Climate Assessment and Adaptation.  She...
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Jennifer Jenkins
Associate Professor, English
Email: jenkinsj@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1780
Office: Modern Languages 445
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Toni Griego Jones
Professor, Teaching, Learning & Sociocultural Studies, College of Education
Email: mariej@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-8062
Office: Education 802

Toni Griego-Jones (Ph.D., University of Colorado, Boulder) is an Associate Professor in the Department of Teaching & Teacher Education where she teaches graduate courses in equity in schools and society, teacher leadership, school reform, and education of Mexican American students. She is...
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John Paul Jones III
Dean, College of Social & Behavioral Sciences
Email: jpjones@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1112
FAX: (520) 621-9424
Office: Douglass 200W

J.P. Jones III is Dean of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences and Professor in the School of Geography and Development. His work includes over 100 articles, book chapters, and essays, seven edited books, and fifteen awards from the National Science Foundation (NSF).  He is the past...
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Julian Kunnie
Professor, Religious Studies/Classics Studies
Email: jkunnie@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-0017
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Patricia Lebensohn
Associate Clinical Professor, Family & Community Medicine
Email: plebenso@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-9390
Office: AHSC 4320

Dr. Lebensohn comes to the Center from the University of Arizona, College of Medicine, where she has served in different faculty roles since 1993. Dr. Lebensohn is a graduate of the Center's Fellowship in Integrative Medicine class 2005. She was the Family Medicine Residency program director...
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Geta LeSeur-Brown
Associate Professor, English
Email: getal@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-1836
Office: Modern Languages 488
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Diana Liverman
Co-Director, Institute of the Environment
Email: liverman@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-2910
FAX: (520) 792-8795
Office: Marshall Building 534

I currently hold a joint appointment between the University of Arizona and Oxford University - as co-director of the Institute of the Environment at the University of Arizona and professor in the School of Geography and Development and as a senior research fellow in ECI and Visiting...
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Todd O. Lutes
Associate Professor, Political Science; Division Chair, Liberal Studies, UA South
Email: lutes@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 458-8278 ext. 2133
Office: Sierra Vista Campus, A110
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Maurice Rafael Magana
Assistant Professor in Mexican American Studies

Maurice (Mauricio) Rafael Magaña is a sociocultural anthropologist whose research focuses on the cultural politics of youth organizing, transnational migration, urban space, and...
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Anne Garland Mahler
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Patricia Manning
Associate Project Director, Southwest Institute for Research on Women
Email: pmanning@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-4251
Office: University Terrace Apartments 207
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Daniel Martinez
Assistant Professor of Sociology

Daniel E. Martínez is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Arizona. His research and teaching interests include race and ethnicity, unauthorized immigration, and criminology. He...
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Thomas R. McGuire
Research Anthropologist & Chair of Administrative Affairs, Bureau of Applied Research in Anthropology
Email: mcguire@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-7638
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Paul Melendez
EthicsPoint Distinguished Lecturere in Business Ethics, Department of Management and Organizations, Eller College of Management
Email: pmelendez@eller.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-3688
Office: McClelland Hall 405

Paul Melendez has been with the Eller College of Management since 1996. He earned his doctorate from The University of Arizona with a specialization in “privatization.” As a faculty member he serves as the EthicsPoint Distinguished Lecturer in Business Ethics and the Director of the Ethics...
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Tom Miller
Adjunct Research Associate
Email: tlmolinero@msn.com
TEL: 520-626-7242
Office: Home

Tom Miller has been affiliated with the Center since 1990, when he lived in Cuba researching his book Trading with the Enemy: A Yankee Travels through Castro’s Cuba. In addition to another book about the island (Cuba: Hot and Cold), Miller has written On the Border, about conflict and culture...
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Edgar Monreal
Email: orragdeko@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-7208
Office: Marshall Building, Room 282
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Jadwiga Pieper Mooney
Associate Professor, History
Email: jadwiga@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-5486
Office: Social Sciences 133
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Monica Morales
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Katherine Morrissey
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Katilin M. Murphy
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Gary Paul Nabhan
Research Social Scientist & Research Professor, Southwest Center
Email: gpnabhan@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-2484
Office: Little Chapel of All Nations 185

Gary Paul Nabhan is an internationally-celebrated nature writer, seed saver, conservation biologist and sustainable agriculture activist who has been called “the father of the local food movement” by Mother Earth News. Gary is also an orchard-keeper, wild forager and Ecumenical Franciscan...
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Alexander Eduardo Nava
Associate Professor, Religious Studies
Email: nava@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-8149
Office: Harvill 347B
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Kathleen C. O'Brien
Adjunct Faculty; Project Coordinator for SUSI
Email: obrien7@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-7207
Office: Marshall Building, Room 283

Dr. Kathleen C. O’Brien is a cultural anthropologist with regional expertise in the Andes. She is currently adjunct faculty in the Center for Latin American Studies. She is also project coordinator for the Study of the United States Institute (SUSI) on Women's Leadership. The institute brings...
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Anna Ochoa O'Leary
Assistant Professor, Mexican American Studies
Email: olearya@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-8134
Office: Chavez 207A

Anna Ochoa O’Leary is an Assistant Professor in Mexican American Studies and Co-director of the Binational Migration Institute at the University of Arizona.  She is a 2006 Garcia-Robles Fulbright scholar for research on repatriated and deported migrant women on the U.S.-Mexico...
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Elizabeth Oglesby
Associate Professor, Geography and Center for Latin American Studies
Email: eoglesby@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-5799
Office: ENR2 S423

Liz joined the LAS faculty in 2001 with an interdisciplinary background in Latin American Studies, Geography, and Sociology and previous experience working for non-governmental organizations in Central America. Her research interests include globalization and labor issues, human rights, and...
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