Guadalupe Marquez-Velarde


Assistant Professor

Guadalupe Marquez-Velarde

Contact Information

Office Location: Old Main 216F
Phone: 435-797-1241
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Dr. Marquez-Velarde is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at Utah State University with a focus on intersectional population health. Her current research focuses on health inequalities among Black Latinxs, immigrants, and the LGBTQ+ community. Her work can be found in peer reviewed outlets including SSM-Population Health, the Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities, Local Environment, and Environmental Justice.

Select publications:

Marquez-Velarde, Guadalupe, Nicole E. Jones, Verna M. Keith. 2020. “Racial Stratification in Self-Rated Health among White and Black Mexicans”. SSM-Population Health 10(100509).

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Dr. Guadalupe Marquez-Velarde discusses racial health disparities and COVID-19 with the fellows at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University.


A Look At Why Hispanic, Latinx Population Makes Up Nearly Half Of Utah's COVID-19 Cases

Video on the topic of “Racial Health Disparities and COVID-19” for the CHaSS Reacts series