Jorge is a doctoral candidate at the University of Texas at Austin in the department of Educational Leadership and Policy. He is a research coordinator at Project MALES, a research and mentoring initiative committed to advancing the educational outcomes of male students of color. Jorge has received graduate fellowships with the American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education, the Texas Association of Chicanos in Higher Education, and the NYU Steinhardts Faculty First Look Program. Through a qualitative phenomenology, Jorges dissertation explores the career pathways and intersections of social identities of Latinx college presidents. In addition, Jorges broader research interest expands on understanding Latinx male students in higher education and the development of equitable policies for student affairs professionals. Jorge grew up in Venezuela and moved to Indiana after the military coup détat attempt of 2002. Hes a member of the American Educational Research Association, the Association for the Study of Higher Education, and the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators.