Lecturer (Also WCAS Advising Office)
- 619 Emerson Road
Research Interest(s): Race and Ethnicity; Immigration; Urban Politics; Latino Politics; Chicago Politics
Program Area(s): American Politics
Regional Specialization(s): United States
Subfield Specialties: Race, Ethnicity and Politics
Jaime Dominguez is the principal architect of the Chicago Democracy Project (CDP), a thirty-year (1975-2005) online political database that measures policy outcomes for the City of Chicago. As a fellow at the UC Berkeley Building Resilient Regions Immigration Consortium, he examines contemporary immigrant integration initiatives from comparative frameworks. Professor Dominguez is also a frequent commentator for local and major news outlets including NPR, PBS, and the Huffington Post. He is affiliated with the American Politics Workshop and the Latino/a Studies Program at NU. He also directs the WCAS Posner Undergraduate Research Program.
- Illinois Latinos and the 2004 Elections: The Waiting Game Continues," in de la Garza, Leal and DeSipio's Beyond the Barrio: Latinos and the 2004 Elections (University of Notre Dame Press, 2008).
- “Divergent Strategies: Immigrant Politics in the Chicago Metro Area” in Mollenkopf and Pastor’s Struggling Over Strangers or Receiving Them Resiliently? The Metropolitics of Immigrant Incorporation (Cornell University Press, 2015).
- PSC 390 Redefining the Urban Paradigm
- PSC 395 Latino Politics in the U.S.