Gerardo Marti

Education

Ph.D. University of Southern California, Sociology
M.A. University of Southern California, Sociology
B.A. Pepperdine University, Communications and Sociology

Background

The focus of my research and teaching is race-ethnicity, religion, identity, and social change. I am most interested in uncovering the dynamics of contemporary issues like diversity, religious innovation, and generational differences in self-understanding. My courses are often seminar style and are best characterized by a cooperative process of critical thinking and analytical dialogue.

Much of my scholarship and teaching is represented in the books I have written: