Ernesto Rosen Velasquez

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Ernesto Rosen Velasquez

Assistant Professor

  • Full-Time Faculty


Ernesto Rosen Velasquez, Ph.D., specializes in Latino issues and critical race theory. He earned his doctorate in philosophy from SUNY at Buffalo.


  • Ph.D., SUNY at Buffalo

Research Interests

  • Latino issues
  • Critical Race Theory
  • Social and Political Philosophy

Selected Publications

“Is the Common-Bundle View of Ethnicity Problematic?” Philosophy and Social Criticism 37, no.3., 325-344. 2011.

“Latino/a Identity and the Search for Unity.” Co-authored with Elizabeth Millán in Forging People: Race, Ethnicity, and Nationality in Hispanic American and Latino/a Thought, ed. Jorge J.E. Gracia. South Bend, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 271-302. 2011.

"Hume's Racism and His Theory of Prejudice." Southwest Philosophical Studies, Vol. 30, 85-91. Spring 2008.

Translation of Carlos Estévez's interview, in Jorge J. E. Gracia's Images of Thought: Philosophical Interpretations and Carlos Estévez’s Art.  SUNY Press. 2009.