Ignacio Garcia, Professor
Office: 2121 JFSB
Ignacio M. Garcia is the Lemuel Hardison Redd Jr. Professor of Western & Latino History and the author of seven books on Mexican American/Chicano history, two of which have received outstanding book awards. His memoir "Chicano While Mormon" speaks to the challenges of being an activist and a faithful member of the LDS church.
- PHD in HISTORY from UNIV OF ARIZONA, 1995
- MA in HISTORY from UNIV OF ARIZONA, 1989
- BA in JOURNALISM from TEXAS A + I UNIVERSITY, 1976
Mexican American civil rights, community studies and Latino Mormon history.
- Lemuel Hardison Redd, Jr. Professorship of Western History from ,
- Alan Lowman Award from Texas State Historical Association, 2015
- Western History Association
- National Association of Chicana/Chicano Studies