Associate Professor, University of San Francisco
Jorge A. Aquino, Ph.D., is Associate Professor in the Department of Theology & Religious Studies at the University of San Francisco, where he also serves on the Latin American Studies Program faculty. A Past President of the Academy of Catholic Hispanic Theologians of the United States (ACHTUS), Aquino serves as Editorial Director of the Academy’s peer-reviewed journal, the Journal of Hispanic / Latino Theology. Aquino is a Principal Researcher of the Consejo Latinoamericano de Ciencias Sociales (CLACSO), in its working group on “Theology, Ethics, and Politics.” Aquino has published numerous articles on liberation theology, racism, heterosexism, and social movements as themes in U.S. Latino/a Theology. He is finishing a book on theories and studies on racism as it has inflected theology in the history of the Américas.