Adela de la Torre

Adela de la Torre

Position Title

Chicana/o Studies

Mrak Hall

Summary Academic Interest

Adela de la Torre, an agricultural economist, is the director and Professor of Chicana/o Studies at the University of California, Davis. Dr. de la Torre's publications and research primarily focus on health care access and finance issues that affect the Latino community as well as Border health issues. In addition, she has completed studies on the impact of education on occupational location of Hispanics

Area of Depth

Nature and Society

People, Place, and Region