Advancing excellence through faculty diversity

Jorge Omar Ramírez Pimienta

Education:

B.A., Latin American Studies, San Diego State University; M.F.A., Visual Arts, University of California, San Diego Ph.D., Literature, University of California, San Diego

Dissertation:

Imagined California: emergency poetics and fronterizomatic art at the Tijuana/San Diego Borderlands

Thesis Advisor:

Luis Martín-Cabrera, Professor of Literature, University of California, San Diego

Research Topic:

Emergency Poetics and Transfronterhizomatic Gnosis and Praxis at the Tijuana/San Diego Borderlands from the Chicano Movement to contemporary practices.

Mentor:

Amy Sara Carroll, Professor of English, University of California, San Diego and Ben Olguin Professor of Literature, University of California, Santa Barbara

Current Position:

University of California President's and Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of English, University of California, Santa Barbara