Gabriel Sanchez

University of New Mexico


Dr. Gabriel Sanchez is an Associate Professor of Political Science. His fields of interest are racial and ethnic politics with a specific focus on Latino political behavior. He has had articles published in Political Research Quarterly, Social Science Quarterly, Urban Affairs Review, PS: Political Science and Politics, and American Politics Research, as well as a book, "Hispanics and the U.S. Political System?", coauthored with Chris Garcia, also from UNM. He is also Assistant Director of the RWJF Center for Health Policy at UNM, and is engaged in several research projects focused on Latino health policy. A leading expert on Latino and New Mexico politics, he has provided political commentary to several state, national, and international media outlets.