Rocío Rosales

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Associate Professor, Sociology
School of Social Sciences

Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 2012
M.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 2008
B.A., Princeton University, 2005

ORCiD: 0000-0001-9029-5663

Phone: (949) 824-5859
Fax: (949) 824-4771

University of California, Irvine
Department of Sociology
University of California-Irvine
Mail Code: 5100
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
Immigration, Latino/a Studies, Qualitative Research Methods, Economic Sociology, Urban Sociology
Academic Distinctions
Ford Fellow
Mellon Mays Fellow
UC Chancellor's Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California, San Diego
2020. Rosales, Rocío. Fruteros: Street Vending, Illegality, and Ethnic Community in Los Angeles. Oakland: University of California Press.
2019. Amada Armenta and Rocío Rosales. “Beyond the Fear of Deportation: Understanding Unauthorized Immigrants’ Ambivalence Towards the Police.” American Behavioral Scientist. 63(9): 1350-1369.
2014. Rosales, Rocío. “Stagnant Immigrant Social Networks and Cycles of Exploitation.” Ethnic and Racial Studies. 37(14): 2564-2579.
2013. Rosales, Rocío. “Survival, Economic Mobility and Community Among Los Angeles Fruit Vendors.” Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies. 39(5): 697-717.
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