Cinthia S Salinas

Cinthia S Salinas
Department Chair, Department of Curriculum and Instruction
Ruben E. Hinojosa Regents Professor in Education, Department of Curriculum and Instruction

Phone: +1 512 232 3539
Email: cssalinas@austin.utexas.edu
Office: SZB 428B
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Dr. Salinas is a member of the Social Studies Education program area and is an affiliate faculty member in the Bilingual/Bicultural and the Cultural Studies in Education program areas. Her focus in the social studies includes critical historical inquiry in elementary bilingual and secondary education late arrival immigrant ESL classroom settings, as well as broader understandings of citizenship. Her work also examines social studies teachers' enactment/countering of curriculum through narratives that include civic identities, agency, and membership of others.