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  • Research Scientist, Houston Education Research Consortium

Sandra Alvear is a research analyst at Rice University’s Houston Education Research Consortium. Alvear's research interests span the sociology of education, racial/ethnic minorities, quantitative methods and urban sociology. During her time at HERC, she has studied the educational trajectories of English learners in Houston-area schools. Alvear is currently a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Sociology at Rice University.