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Graduate Student Faculty Appointments

January 20, 2022

Congratulations to three of our Sociology graduate students on their faculty appointments!  Please join us in wishing Yajaira Ceciliano-Navarro, Veronica Lerma-Gonzalez, and Maria Escobar the very best in the next step of their journey.  

Dr. Yajaira Ceciliano-Navarro has successfully defended her dissertation, "Beyond the sorrow: Impacts of incarceration and deportation on nuclear and extended families," and will be joining the faculty of the University of Houston, Downtown as an Assistant Professor in January 2022. 

Veronica Lerma-Gonzalez will be joining the Department of Sociology at UC Davis as an Assistant Professor this Fall!.

Maria Escobar will be joining the faculty at Albright College as an Assistant Professor of Sociology in August 2022.


Once again, congratulations Yajaira, Veronica, and Maria!