“Fostering a Youth Support Complex” presented at the 2019 Cal State University Young Men of Color Forum.
Photo Credit: Dr. Eligio Martinez

Link to my CV.


Ph.D. Candidate, Sociology and Critical Race and Ethnic Studies, University of California Santa Cruz.

Dissertation Committee: Veronica Terriquez, Camilla Hawthorne, Freeden Blume Oeur (Tufts), Vilma Ortiz (UCLA), and Steven McKay.

Field Exams (with honors): Social Movements; Masculinity

2018        M.A., Sociology, University of California, Santa Cruz
California State University, Los Angeles
2016        M.A., Sociology
2012        B.A., Sociology with a minor in Chicano/a Studies

Selected Honors

2020   American Sociological Association Minority Fellow

2020 CSU Chancellor’s Doctoral Incentive Program Fellow

2019          AAHHE Graduate Fellow

2019         Alternate, American Sociological Association Minority Fellowship

2018         Graduate Fellow, Project MALES, University of Texas at Austin.

2018         Lionel Cantu Memorial Award, Research Center for the Americas

2018         SSRC Dissertation Proposal Development Program Fellow