Hector R. Cordero-Guzman

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hcordero@aol.com; (646)-660-6716
Baruch College/CUNY
School of Public Affairs
One Bernard Baruch Way, Box D-0901
New York, NY 10010

Dr. Héctor R. Cordero-Guzmán received his M.A. and Ph.D. degree in Sociology from The University of Chicago is a Professor at the School of Public Affairs at Baruch College of the City University of New York.  He is also a Professor in the Ph.D. Programs in Sociology and in Urban Education at the City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate School and University Center. Dr. Cordero-Guzman has also worked as a Program Officer in the Economic Development and the Quality Employment Units of the Asset Building and Community Development Program at The Ford Foundation.

Over his career, Dr. Cordero-Guzman has published his academic research on issues related to education, employment, poverty, race and inequality, non-profit organizations, international migration, transnational processes, economic development, and social welfare policy in American Behavioral Scientist, The Journal of Small Business Management, The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Racial and Ethnic Studies, International Migration, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, Social Forces, Diaspora, The Review of Black Political Economy, Migration World and a number of edited volumes. (Articles linked above.)

Dr. Cordero-Guzman has served on the Board of Directors of a number of non-profit organizations including ACCION-New York, the Community Service Society of New York (CSS), the Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone (UMEZ), St. Ann’s Corner of Harm Reduction, El Barrio Popular Education Program, and the Association for Research of Non Profit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA). Dr. Cordero-Guzman was recently elected as a Trustee of El Museo Del Barrio and is a resident of East Harlem (El Barrio) in New York City.