Founded in 1992 at The City College of New York, the Dominican Studies Institute of the City University of New York is the first and only university-based research institute in the United States devoted to the study of people of Dominican descent.
Carolina RodríguezResearch Associate
CUNY Dominican Studies Institute
Carolina Rodríguez is a research associate at the CUNY Dominican Studies Institute, working directly with Institute Director Ramona Hernández on research projects in sociology in the area of Dominican Studies. In addition to her research assignments, Ms. Rodriguez is an editorial assistant, using her fluent skills in Spanish and English. Ms. Rodríguez rejoins the Institute's staff in 2010 after a three-year absence. Her first appointment at the Institute was in 2005-06 as program coordinator for the Presidential Consultative Council of Dominicans Abroad, a group then headed by Dr. Hernandez. In interim years, Ms. Rodríguez was an administrative assistant at the American Jewish Committee. A 2006 New York Teaching Fellow, Ms. Rodriguez is certified in early childhood education and has an M.S. from Mercy College. She is a graduate of SUNY Binghamton with a B.A. in Comparative Literature.
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