Felipe Hinojosa, PhD

Felipe, born and raised in the borderlands town of Brownsville, Texas, is Associate Professor of History at Texas A&M University. Professor Hinojosa’s teaching and research interests include Latina/o and Mexican American Studies, American Religion, Social Movements, Gender, and Comparative Race and Ethnicity. He serves as Director of Undergraduate Studies in the History Department and is the co-founder and co-coordinator for the Latina/o Studies Working Group.

Professor Hinojosa’s first book, Latino Mennonites: Civil Rights, Faith, and Evangelical Culture, was published in 2014 by Johns Hopkins University Press. The book was awarded the 2015 Américo Paredes Book Award for the best book in Mexican American and Latina/o Studies given every year by the Center for Mexican American Studies at South Texas College. During academic year 2017-2018, Professor Hinojosa will be a Research Fellow at the James Weldon Johnson Institute for the Study of Race and Difference at Emory University, Atlanta, GA.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *