Daniel E. Martínez

Co-principal investigator of the Migrant Border Crossing Study

Since 2005 as a masters student he has participated in BMI research projects, particularly as co-author in first reports on migrant deaths on the Arizona desert, topic he continues to investigate.  Now as an assistant professor in the department of sociology at the University of Arizona, he is a co principal investigator of the Migrant Border Crossing Study, a Ford Foundation–funded research project that involves interviewing recently deported unauthorized migrants about their experiences crossing the U.S.- Mexico border and residing in the United States.