List of Mexican Americans - Scholars and Educators

Scholars and Educators

  • Rodolfo Acuña - historian and professor
  • Elsa Salazar Cade - entomologist/science educator
  • Mariano Velazquez de la Cadena - grammarian, scholar, and author
  • Lauro Cavazos - U.S. Secretary of Education (1988–1990)
  • Francisco G. Cigarroa - chancellor of the University of Texas System and president of the UT Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas.
  • Miguel Angel Corzo - CEO and President of LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes
  • Jose Cuellar - professor of Chicano studies
  • Robert R. Davila - president of Gallaudet University
  • Alicia Gaspar de Alba - historian, scholar, author
  • Roberta Fernández - novelist, scholar, critic and arts advocateprofessor
  • Francisco Gil-White - anthropologist and educator
  • Jonathon J. Andrew Muñoz - philosopher and educator
  • Laura E. Gómez - President of the Law and Society Association and a Professor of Law and American Studies at the University of New Mexico
  • Guillermo Gómez-Peña - Performance Artist, Author, Activist and Educator
  • Juan Gómez-Quiñones - professor, historian, poet and activist
  • José Ángel Gutiérrez - professor and attorney
  • Arturo Islas - professor of English and novelist
  • J. Michael Ortiz - President of Cal Poly Pomona
  • Arnulfo Trejo - writer, college professor and literary activist
  • Francisco Vázquez - scholar and public intellectual
  • Erv Wilson - music theorist

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