Alejandro Portes

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Chair of the Sociology Department
Princeton University

Besides his faculty position, Mr. Portes is director of the Center for Migration and Development at Princeton. Previously he taught at Johns Hopkins University, Duke University, and the University of Texas at Austin. From 1998 to 1999, he served as president of the American Sociological Association. His most recent books, co-authored with Ruben Rumbaut, are Legacies: The Story of the Immigrant Second Generation and Ethnicities: Children of Immigrants in America. Facebook Linkedin Twitter RSS Feed Email Alerts & Newsletters