William Vélez


Office: Bolton Hall, Room 746
Phone: 414/229-4809
E-mail: velez@uwm.edu
Vita (pdf)

Fall Office Hours (Sept. 2–Dec. 11, 2014): Mondays 1:00–3:00, Wednesdays 10:00–12:00 and by appointment
Winter Break Office Hours (Dec. 12, 2014 - Jan. 25, 2015): By appointment


Ph.D., Sociology, Yale University

Areas of Specialization:

Sociology of Education; Social Stratification; Race and Ethnic Relations; Sociology of Latinos

Teaching Schedule

Spring 2015
Sociol 323-201: Sociological Perspectives on Latino Communities in the United States
Fall 2014
Sociol 423-001: Latino Immigration and Incorporation (pdf)
Sociol 910-001: The Sociology of Inequality (pdf)
Summer 2014
Sociol 150-201:  Multicultural America (pdf)
Spring 2014
Sociol 323-201:  Sociological Perspectives on Latino Communities in the United States (pdf)
Sociol 610-001:  Reproduction of Minority Communities (pdf)

Selected Publications:

Velez, William. “Review of The Selma of the North: Civil Rights Insurgency in Milwaukee, by Patrick D. Jones.” 12.1 City & Community. (2013): 84-86.
Antrop-Gonzalez, Rene F., Garrett, Tomas, and Velez, William. ““What have we learned from our research?: Making sense of the impact of protestant religiosity on the academic achievement of urban Latina/o youth.” International Handbook of Protestant Education Springer. (2012): 417-430.