Mérida Rúa

Professor of Latina/o and American Studies, Chair of Latina/o Studies Program

Stetson Hall Rm 603


B.A. University of Illinois
M.Ed. University of Illinois, Education Policy Studies
Ph.D. University of Michigan

Current Committees

  • American Studies Program
  • Faculty Interview Panel
  • Latina/o Studies Program, Chair
  • Faculty Liaison, Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship
  • Faculty Liaison, Allison Davis Research Fellowship
  • LATS 105: Identities: Constructions, Contestations, and Expressions
  • LATS 106/AMST 106: Coming of Age in the City: Growing up and Growing Older in Communities of Color
  • LATS 220/AMST 221/ENVI 221: Introduction to Urban Studies: Shaping and Living the City
  • ENVI 313/AMST 312/LATS 312: Chicago