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Edward Vargas

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Assistant Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 6303
Asst Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 6303
Affiliate Faculty
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 6303
Biography

Edward D. Vargas obtained his Ph.D. in Public Affairs from the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University. His research interests include the effects of poverty and inequality on the quality of life, focusing specifically on health, education, and social policy, and how these factors contribute to the well-being of vulnerable families. In particular, he is examining the effects of immigration policy and deportations on health, health hardships on the well-being of Latino/a families.

Education

Ph.D. Public Affairs, School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University. 

Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
SOC 320Transborder Comm Dev & Health
TCL 321Transborder Comm Dev & Health
TCL 323Latino Health Issues
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
TCL 304Transborder Research Methods
TCL 493Honors Thesis
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
TCL 323Latino Health Issues
TCL 327Health and Migration
TCL 492Honors Directed Study
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
TCL 304Transborder Research Methods
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
TCL 327Health and Migration