Maria Escobar, Ph.D. – Albright College

Maria Escobar, Ph.D.

Maria Escobar, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Sociology
Selwyn 206

University of California, Merced

Areas of Expertise

Sociology of Race, Immigration, and Qualitative Sociology

Areas of Research

Selected Professional Activity and Publications

Escobar, Maria Andrea. 2021. “Liminal Belonging in El Nuevo South: The Geographies of Inclusion and Exclusion for Hispanic Young Adults Within
Northwest Arkansas.” Rural Sociology 86(3):444–68. doi: 10.1111/ruso.12387.

Escobar, Maria and Tanya Golash-Boza. 2021. “Constructing Citizenship, ‘Legality,’ and ‘Illegality’ in Comparative Perspective.” In E. Erez & P. Ibarra (Eds.), Oxford Encyclopedia of International Criminology. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press

Courses Taught

Introduction to Sociology
Sociology of Race
Race and the School to Prison Pipeline