Xavier

Xavier Medina Vidal Medina

Assistant Professor

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences
Political Science
dxmedina@uark.edu
479-575-7389

Biography

Xavier Medina Vidal (B.A. Economics and Spanish, Chicano Studies minor and M.A. Political Science, University of New Mexico; Ph.D. Political Science, University of California, Riverside) is Diane D. Blair Professor of Latino Studies and Assistant Professor of Political Science. His research focuses on questions related to Mexican and US policymaking institutions, and identity formation and Latinos transnational political behavior. 

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