Sylvia   Gonzalez-Gorman

Assistant Professor  

Office: ELABN 214
Phone: (956) 665-3239
Email: sylvia.gonzalezgorman@utrgv.edu

Dr. Sylvia Gonzalez-Gorman





Selected Publications


  • Sylvia Gonzalez-Gorman, Sung-Wook Kwon, and Dennis Patterson. "Municipal Efforts to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Evidence from U.S. Cities on the Mexican Border," Sustainability 11, (August 2019): 4763.

  • Sung-Wook Kwon and Sylvia Gonzalez‑Gorman. "Influence of Local Political Institutions on Policy Punctuation in Three Policy Areas," Politics & Policy 47, no. 2 (April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 2019): 300-325.

  • Sylvia Gonzalez-Gorman. Political Speech as a Weapon: Microaggression in a Changing Racial and Ethnic Environment. Praeger, 2018.

  • Sylvia Gonzalez-Gorman and Sung-Wook Kwon. "Can Cities Attract Affordable Housing for Economic Development? The Roles of Growth Management Policies and Urban Political Institutions," Journal of Public and Nonprofit Affairs 4, no. 2 (August 2018): 181-196.

  • Sylvia Gonzalez‑Gorman. "Social Justice and Sustainability Efforts in the U.S.-Mexico Transborder Region," Handbook of Sustainability and Social Science, World Sustainability Series. Springer, November 2017.

  • Sylvia Gonzalez‑Gorman. "Indefinite Detention: Unaccompanied Children at the Southwest Border," Seen but not Heard: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Child Migrants and Refugees. Lexington Books, November 2017.

  • Sung-Wook Kwon and Sylvia Gonzalez-Gorman. "Links between Performance Measures and Local Economic Development: Examination of a Two-Stage Model of Internal and External Factors," Public Performance & Management Review 37, no. 4 (June 2014): 658-678.

Current Courses

MASC 4316 01 - U.S. Latina Politics:
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POLS 4316 01 - U.S. Latin@ Politics:
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POLS 2306 95L - TX Gov & Pol:
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