• Research Scientist, Houston Education Research Consortium

Matthew Martinez is a research scientist at Rice University’s Houston Education Research Consortium. His research interests include the relationship between race and ethnicity and educational outcomes, organizational and neighborhood context influences on socioeconomic mobility, historic patterns of segregation, quantitative methods including multivariate, hazard, hierarchical and spatial, and recently, social media use in natural disasters. Martinez has a Ph.D. in philosophy, applied demography from the University of Texas at San Antonio.