Avram Muñoz

Avi Muñoz

Visiting Assistant Professor - Political Science

Office: Kauke 128
Phone: 330-287-1987
Email: amunoz@wooster.edu
Pronouns: He/Him/His

Degrees

  • Ph.D. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 2019
  • M.A. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 2016
  • B.A. University of Southern California, 2013

Research Interests

Dr. Muñoz specializes in American politics, with a particular focus on the U.S. Congress, Latinx politics, and the various ways in which race and ethnicity shape all aspects of American politics. His work utilizes archival materials, elite interviews, and quantitative analyses to better understand the representation of minority interests in the United States. Currently, he is working on several projects that revolve around the Congressional Hispanic Caucus and its role in the House of Representatives. He teaches the introduction to U.S. national politics, Latinx politics and identity, and courses on Congress and political representation.