Executive Committee

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  • Ulla Berg
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  • Associate Professor and CLAS Director
  • Department: Latino and Hispanic Caribbean Studies; Anthropology
  • Research Interests: Migration, community formation, Peruvian migration, ethnographic filmmaking.
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  • Laura Cuesta
  • Assistant Professor
  • Department(s):
    • School of Social Work
  • Research Interests: Her research focuses on understanding how countries approach social problems emerging from dramatic changes in family structure, especially the increasing proportion of children being raised apart from one of their parents (usually their father), and the extent and consequences of these rapid transformations of families worldwide.
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  • Janice Gallagher
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  • Assistant Professor
  • Department: Political Science (Newark)
  • Research Interests: Studies the micro-processes of how organized citizens matter in determining judicial outcomes, and bring activists and advocates into the picture as agenda setters and incentivizers for judicial accountability and human rights compliance.
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  • Aldo Lauria Santiago
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  • Professor
  • Department: Latino and Caribbean Studies; History
  • Research Interests: El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, History of Latin America, Peasant and Working Class History, Revolt and Revolution, Puerto Rico, Caribbean History, Puerto Ricans & Latinos in the US, New York City.
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  • Jonathan Sauceda
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  • Music/Performing Arts Librarian
  • Department: Interim Librarian for Spanish, Portuguese, Latinx, Latin American and Caribbean Studies
  • Research Interests: Art and popular musics of the Americas, specifically constructions of identity, alternatively empowered and oppressed by the state
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  • Lorrin Reed Thomas
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  • Associate Professor
  • Department: History, Camden
  • Research Interests: Her research explores ideas about rights and equality in the twentieth century Americas.
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  • Degree: PhD University of Pennsylvania