International Studies News

New faculty bring diverse expertise and experience to social sciences

Interests span financial risk, behavioral economics, culture, race and politics, conflict management, biodiversity, and international migration

Race, spanking, and shame: Dimensions of corporal punishment

An op-ed by Jennifer Lee, sociology professor, is featured in The Society Pages September 22, 2014

Criminal immigrants?

Research by Rubén Rumbaut, sociology professor, is featured in Reason.com September 7, 2014

Why Mexican-Americans do better than others academically

Research by Jennifer Lee, sociology professor, is featured by Psychology Today Blog September 7, 2014

Immigrants feel frustrated, betrayed by Obama delay

Louis DeSipio, Chicano/Latino studies and political science professor, is quoted by The Arizona Republic and USA Today September 7, 2014

Obama set to act soon on behalf of migrants

Louis DeSipio, Chicano/Latino studies and political science professor, is quoted in The Arizona Republic September 5, 2014

A distinguished career

Sociologist Rubén Rumbaut honored for research on education and immigrant populations

A clamp-down in crowded Beijing fails to stem migration

Wang Feng, sociology professor, is quoted in the Helsinki Times and Bloomberg News September 1, 2014

A look at labor

UCI researchers offer highlights from their studies about work – how we do it, and what we produce

Don't let facts get in the way, Governor (Op-Ed)

An op-ed by Rubén G. Rumbaut, sociology professor, is featured in the San Antonio Express-News August 29, 2014