Daisy Vargas

Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Arizona.

BA CSU Fullerton(Religious Studies, minor Chicana/o Studies); MA University of Denver (Religious Studies); PhD UCR History

Research Areas

Religion, Race, Ethnicity in the United States; Catholicism in the Americas; Latina/o/x Religions; History of the U.S-Mexico Borderlands; Religion and the Law

Contact Information
Department of History
Committee Members

Chair: Jennifer Scheper Hughes; Committee: Molly McGarry and Timothy Matovina (Notre Dame)



AAR-Western Region cochair of Latinx and Latin America Religions Unit, Steering Committee member of Religion in the Latina/o Americas Unit for American Academy of Religion; Former HGSA co-chair