AAHHE University Faculty Award

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The AAHHE University Faculty Award recognizes an individual who has demonstrated excellence in both research and teaching and has provided significant contributions to their respective academic disciplines.

 

2021 University Faculty Award Recipient

Veronica Terriquez, PhD
University of California, Santa Cruz

 

Veronica Terriquez, PhD is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the University California Santa Cruz and current fellow at the Stanford Center for the Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences.  She received her PhD in Sociology at UCLA, her Master's degree in Education at UC Berkeley, and her BA in Sociology at Harvard University.  Her research focuses on social inequality, civic engagement, and immigrant integration. Informed by over two decades of connections to social justice movements in California, much of her research has implications for local and regional policies affecting Latinx, immigrant, and other low-income communities of color. Her research has been published in the American Sociological Review, Social Problems, Social Science & Medicine, Community Development, Education Policy, and other journals.  Read more...

 

List of past recipients of the AAHHE University Faculty Award:

  • 2020 Adriana Briscoe
  • 2019 Antonio A. Garcia
  • 2018 Karen Lozano
  • 2018 Erika Camacho
  • 2017 Armando Martinez-Cruz
  • 2016 Frederick Luis Aldama
  • 2015 Estela Bensimon
  • 2014 Aida Hurtado
  • 2013 Margarita Calderon
  • 2012 Cynthia Feliciano
  • 2011 Sylvia Hurtado
  • 2010 George J. Sanchez
  • 2009 Denise A. Segura
  • 2008 Alberta M. Gloria
  • 2007 John Alderete
  • 2006 Jorge Chapa and Marta Tienda
  • 2005 Patricia Gándara
  • 2004 Raymond V. Padilla
  • 2003 Rogelio Saenz
  • 2002 Sergio Aguilar-Gaxiola
  • 2001 Virginia Sánchez-Karroll
  • 2000 Yvonne Enid González Rodriguez
  • 1999 Kris Gutiérrez
  • 1998 Edna Acosta-Belén
  • 1997 Laura Rendón
  • 1996 Gloria Bonilla-Santiago
  • 1995 Rolando Hinojosa Smith
  • 1994 Frank Bonilla
  • 1993 Arturo Madrid
  • 1992 Paul Roldán
  • 1991 Sonia Nieto
  • 1990 Mari-Luci Jaramillo
  • 1989 Frank Talamantes
  • 1988 Piedad Robertson
  • 1987 Flora Mancuso Edwards