Maria De La Torre
De La Torre
Associate Professor and Chair
Justice Studies
Latina/o and Latin American Studies
College of Arts and Sciences
(773) 442-5452
Courses Taught
JUST 202 Justice and Equality
JUST 346 Introduction to Oral History for Communities
JUST 370 Immigration in Global Perspective
JUST 371 U.S. Immigration Policy and Human Rights in the Americas
Research Interests
• Immigration • Social Movements • Latin@s • Oral History • Gender • Human Rights

•  Ph.D., Sociology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, 2009
•  M.S., Sociology, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, 2001
•  B.A., Sociology, University of Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Jalisco, México, 1998

Room LWH 4064
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625-4699
United States

(773) 442-5452
Office Hours
By appointment only
Main Campus