Michael Jones-Correa

Michael Jones-Correa is professor of government, director of the Program in American Studies, and director of the Committee for the Study of Ethnicity, Race and Immigration at Cornell University. He is the author of Between Two Nations: The Political Predicament of Latinos in New York City (Cornell, 1998), which won the APSA's Race, Ethnicity and Politics book award, and the editor of Governing American Cities: Inter-Ethnic Coalitions, Competition, and Conflict (Russell Sage Foundation, 2001). He is also a co-principal investigator for the Latino National Survey and co-author of a forthcoming book based on the resulting data, Making it Home: Latinos Lives in America. While in Princeton he will be studying the political incorporation of new immigrants beyond traditional "gateway" cities.