TOMAS JIMENEZ

THIS SPEAKER'S SET FEE PLACES HIM/HER WITHIN THE RANGE OF:

$7,500 and under
 
TRAVELS FROM: California

VIDEOS:
Videos pending.

Categories

Diversity | Education | Generations and Demographics

Biography

Tomás R. Jiménez, Ph.D., Stanford University sociologist, author, and public commentator. He is a dynamic speaker who brings a fresh perspective on issues related to diversity, ethnic and national identity, policy, and education. His research and writing focus on immigration, assimilation, social mobility, and ethnic and racial identity. With his B.S. in sociology from Santa Clara University, and his masters and Ph.D. degrees from Harvard, he draws on original research, experience in the world of public policy, and his own life in providing a grounded, yet forward-looking, perspective on what growing diversity means for America.

Dr. Jiménez' recently published book, Replenished Ethnicity: Mexican Americans, Immigration, and Identity, (University of California Press, 2010), is an incisive look at the way that immigration shapes how Latinos think about themselves as Americans, and more generally, how immigration is changing what it means to be American.

Dr. Jiménez has published articles in leading research journals, and his commentaries on diversity and immigration have appeared in the Los Angeles Times, CNN.com, KQED public radio (San Francisco), The San Francisco Chronicle, and The San-Diego Union Tribune. He has also provided commentary for NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams, National Public Radio, CNN's Lou Dobbs Tonight, TIME Magazine, USA Today, the Los Angeles Times, and The Washington Post.

Before coming to Stanford, Dr. Jiménez taught at the University of California, San Diego. He has also been a Fellow at the New America Foundation. Before that, he was the American Sociological Association Congressional Fellow in the office of Rep. Michael Honda (CA-15), where he served as a legislative aide for immigration, veterans' affairs, housing, and election reform.

BOOKS    Search For A Book

  • Replenished Ethnicity: Mexican Americans, Immigration, and Identity

Live chat by BoldChat
My Favorite Speakers
 

Similar Speaker

Ted London
Ted London, Ph.D., is a leading expert on the intersection of business strategy and poverty alleviation. Over the past two decades, his work has taken him to over 70 countries across the globe. In addition to research activities,
More>>

Andrew Sandoval-Strausz
Andrew K. Sandoval-Strausz, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of United States History and a History Honors Advisor at the University of New Mexico.

Dr. Sandoval-Strausz specializes in the social and cultural history of the nineteenth- and twentieth-century United States.
More>>

Karen Friedman
Karen Friedman is one of the leading communication coaches in today's business world. An award-winning television news anchor and reporter who has interviewed thousands of people, she now teaches others how to make the most out of every media
More>>

Neil Howe
Neil Howe, best-selling author and national speaker, is a renowned authority on generations in America. He gives readers and audiences powerful insights into who today's generation are, what motivates them as consumers and workers, and how they will shape
More>>


TRANSLATE:
Cartier's achievements in Fine fake rolex Watchmaking are the fruit of a constantly innovative approach at the service of highly distinctive aesthetics. Its past as an inventor and designer has given rise to a style that favours volume and shapes. The same aaa+ replica watches drive can be seen in the Maison's technical concepts: their freedom and importance have enabled Cartier to revolutionise the representation of time with replica watches Watchmaking pieces that adhere to the breitling replica watches Manufacture's highest replica watches uk standards.