Faculty Profile for Dr. Miguel Guajardo

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Dr. Miguel Guajardo
Professor — Conslng, Ldrship, Adlt Educ & Schl Psych
ASBS 318
phone: (512) 245-6579

Biography Section

Biography and Education

Miguel A. Guajardo is a Professor in the Education and Community Leadership Program and a member of the doctoral faculty in School Improvement at Texas State University. His research interests include issues of community building, community youth development, race and ethnicity, university and community partnerships, and Latino youth and families.

Research Interests

community building, community youth development, race and ethnicity, university and community partnerships, and Latino youth and families.

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Guajardo, M. (n.d.). Stories of border crossings, language development, and change. In Bilingüismo en Inmigrantes Adultos: Conceptos Fundamentales y Experiencias Pedagógicas/ Bilingualism in Adult Immigrants: Foundational Concepts and Pedagogical Experiences. Armenia, Quindío, Colombia: Editorial Kinesis.
  • Guajardo, M., & Grimaldo, L. R. (n.d.). Pláticas, Reflections y Cuentos. Cuentos and Testimonies: Diversity and Inclusion at Texas State.
  • Garcia, S., & Guajardo, M. (2018). Eternal vigilance: politics, race, and the struggle for educational equity in a Central Texas Community. International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education, 31, 726–746. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1080/09518398.2018.1479045
  • de la trinidad, M., Guajardo, F., Krantz, P., & Guajardo, M. A. (2017). The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Leading Social Change: Examining an HSI in Comparative Historical Context. Journal of Association of Mexican American Educators, 11(2).
  • Guajardo, M. A., Guajardo, F., & Locke, L. (Eds.). (2017). Ecologies of Engaged Scholarship: Stories from Activist Academics. New York, NY: Routledge.

Selected Grants

  • Guajardo, Miguel. Community U, W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $235000. (Funded: 2008). Grant.
  • Guajardo, Miguel. Rural People Rural Policy, W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $50000. (Funded: 2006). Grant.
  • Guajardo, Miguel. Leadership Community Change, W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $100000. (Funded: 2004). Grant.
  • Guajardo, Miguel. Loka Institute, W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $150000. (Funded: 2004). Grant.
  • Guajardo, Miguel. Lano Grande, Cricket Island Foundation, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $30000. (Funded: 2004). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Reviewer / Referee
External T&P reviewer faculty-Duquesne University
2018-Present
Attendee / Participant
Latino SIG
2018-Present
Organizer & Educational Support
San Marcos EDCL Cohort Leadership & Development Plan
January 1, 2014-Present
Advocate
Researchers and Member of Board of Directors Centro Cultural
2013-Present
Facilitator
Facilitated the Partnership and implementation of a Ph.D. Community Development Class with the Centro Hispano de San Marcos, San Marcos, TX
June 1, 2010-Present