Gerardo Sandoval, Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management

Gerardo Sandoval, expert in the roles of immigrants in community regeneration

Gerardo Sandoval

gsando@uoregon.edu
Academic Areas:
Immigration, Urban Planning, Undocumented Workers, Immigrant Neighborhoods, Transportation Planning

Gerardo Sandoval is an expert in immigration, urban planning and undocumented workers, especially related to the Latino/a immigrant community. At the University of Oregon, he is an assistant professor of planning, public policy and management and the co-director of the Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies. He studies the effects of urban redevelopment on immigrant neighborhoods, specifically gentrification, displacement, infrastructure, marginal communities, low income housing, and the socio-economic implications of development in immigrant communities.

Contact:
gsando@uoregon.edu | 541-346-8432

Websites:
https://pppm.uoregon.edu/gerardo-sandoval
http://cllas.uoregon.edu/

Recent Media:
Case of Guatemalans at Iowa plant reflects desperation amid globalization (Phys.org, May 21, 2015)
In ongoing study, UO's Sandoval looks at exploitation of workers (Around the O, May 15, 2015)
VIDEO: Gerardo Sandoval: "Shadow Transnationalism" (The Institute for the Study of Societal Issues, April 22, 2015)
Gerardo Sandoval honored for paper on cross-border networks (Around the O, October 2014)