Ernesto Rosen Velasquez

Associate Professor

Full-Time Faculty


Email: Ernesto Rosen Velasquez
Phone: 937-229-2320

HM 479


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

Decolonizing the Westernized University: Interventions in Philosophy of Education from Within and Without, edited Ernesto Rosen Velásquez, Ramón Grosfoguel and Roberto D. Hernández (Lexington Press, October 2016)

“States of Violence and the Right to Exclude,” Journal of Poverty (forthcoming)

"Critically Theorizing Folk Uses of Ethnoracial Terms: "Wiggas," "White Chocolate" and Afro-Latinicity," APA Newsletter on Hispanic/Latino Issues in Philosophy, Spring (2013): 23-27.