Hortencia Jiménez earned her Ph.D. in sociology from the University of Texas, Austin. Hortencia is a faculty member in the Department of Sociology at Hartnell College. Her writing has appeared in Latinos Studies, Social Problems, Community College Moment, and Chicana/Latina Studies: The Journal of Mujeres Activas En Letras y Cambio Social. Hortencia is the author of the book Challenging Inequalities: Readings in Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration published by Cognella Academic Publishing. Dr. Jiménez’ more recent collaborative work centers on the experiences of student parents at the community college level. Her co-authored chapter is featured in The Chicana M(other)work Anthology: Porque Sin Madres No Hay Revolución (University of Arizona Press 2019).
Last modified: April 9, 2019