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Thomas Longoria


Office:  UAC 359
Email: tl28@txstate.edu
Phone:  512.245.6899

Curriculum Vitae

B.A., Pan American University
Ph.D., Texas A&M University

Professor, Department of Political Science

Director, Center for Research, Public Policy, and Training


Thomas Longoria is a full professor of Political Science at Texas State University. Longoria teaches courses on nonprofit management, public policy, minority and urban politics, and research methods. Longoria has conducted nearly $3,000,000 in research and sponsored projects in the area of community development. He has received funding from the Environmental Protection Agency, the US Department of Agriculture, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and the Corporation for National Service. He is author or co-author articles that appear in journals such as the American Political Science Review, Urban Affairs Review, Urban Affairs Quarterly, Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, Social Science Quarterly, State and Local Government Review, Journal of Minority and Immigrant Health, Death Studies, Journal of Public Management and Social Policy, and the Western Political Quarterly. He received his B.A. degree from Pan American University and his Ph.D. from Texas A&M University.


Courses Taught

PS 4323 Latina/o Politics