Felicia Arriaga

Felicia Arriaga
Research and Teaching Interests
Race and Ethnicity, Immigration, and Crimmigration (criminalization of immigration policy and procedure).


  • Ph.D., Sociology, Duke University, expected 2018
  • Certificate in College Teaching (in progress) 2016 - present
  • M.A., Sociology, Duke University 2015
  • B.A. with Honors in Sociology, Duke University, Davidson, NC 2012

Dissertation: "THE BROWNING OF THREAT: The “Unintended” Aftermath of Immigration and Customs Enforcement in a New Destination Community."

(Committee: Eduardo Bonilla-Silva, (chair), Martin Ruef, Jessi Streib, and Amada Armenta )