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.
Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration, Civic Engagement, Community Organizing, Social Movements, Social Policy, and Political Participation.
Our Existence is a Political Issue: Examining the Political Participation of Undocumented Latinx Immigrants in the Midwest
|2014||MA||University of Michigan|
|2011||MSW||University of Michigan|
|2006||BA||University of Michigan|
University of Michigan
School of Social Work
1080 South University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1106