Learning and Teaching During COVID-19

Contact My SSW Intranet Report Sexual Misconduct

Main menu

Nicolaus (Nick) R. Espitia

PhD Student. Social Work/Sociology Candidate

Nicolaus (Nick) R. Espitia

Nicolaus Espitia, MSW'11, MA 2014, is a PhD candidate in the Joint Social Work and Sociology doctoral program. His research focuses on the political participation of undocumented Latinx immigrants. Additionally, Nicolaus has a background in community organizing, policy advocacy and program evaluation. He currently works with several immigrant advocacy groups within the state of Michigan. Previously, Nicolaus has worked as a policy consultant for a federally qualified health care clinic in Detroit, MI and as a communications specialist for the Michigan State Senate.

Research Interests/Focus

Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration, Civic Engagement, Community Organizing, Social Movements, Social Policy, and Political Participation.

Contact Information

PhoneFaxEmailRoomAddress
nre@umich.edu

Education

Year Degree   School
2014 MA University of Michigan
2011 MSW University of Michigan
2006 BA University of Michigan
Year Description
2019 - Winter King/Chavez/Parks Fellowship
2019 - Fall Rackham Travel Grant
2018 - Fall Rackham Travel Grant
2017 - Winter John Longres Award
2017 - Fall Rackham Travel Grant
2016 - Fall Shapiro/Malik/Forrest Award
2016 - Winter Joanna Yaffee Doctoral Fellowship
2015 - Winter Rosemary Sarri Endowed Scholarship

Contact Us Press escape to close