Cristian Paredes, PhD
Title/s: Assistant Professor
Specialty Area: Race and Ethnicity, Immigration, Social Inequality, Latin America, Culture
Office #: Coffey 430
Cristian L. Paredes is primarily interested in studying the influence of immigration on several social dynamics in U.S. metropolitan areas, and ethnic and racial issues in Latin America using sociocultural and demographic perspectives. Cristian was born and grew up in Lima, Peru. He has lived in the United States since 2003.
PhD, University of Texas at Austin, 2017 (Sociology)
MA, University of Houston, 2009 (Sociology)
Bachiller, Universidad del Pacífico (Lima, Peru), 1999 (Business Administration)
Paredes, Cristian L. 2018. “Multidimensional Ethno-Racial Status in Contexts of Mestizaje: Ethno-Racial Stratification in Contemporary Peru.” Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World 4: DOI: 10.1177/2378023118762002.
Rodríguez, Néstor, Cristian L. Paredes, and Jacqueline Hagan. 2017. “Fear of Immigration Enforcement among Older Latino Immigrants in the United States.” Journal of Aging and Health 29(6): 986-1014.
Paredes, Cristian L. 2017. “Tolerance toward Immigrants as a Dimension of Cosmopolitanism: Explaining Attitudes toward Immigrants in Houston.” Sociological Spectrum 37(3): 149-70.