CELASA — Chican@ Latin@ Studies — History — Latin American Studies
Julio E. Moreno

Julio E. Moreno

Associate Professor, Department Chair, History

Dr. Julio Moreno is an experienced educator, presenter, and commentator. Currently, he is an associate professor of Latin American History and serves as faculty director of the Sarlo Scholars Program, a global service-learning program managed by the McCarthy Center. He has served as director of the Center for Latino Studies in the Americas at the University of San Francisco. Dr. Moreno is the recipient of the Fellowship for the Study of Advertising and World Culture from the Library of Congress where he received a position as a visiting scholar in 2003-3004. He is also the recipient of the 2009-2010 visiting scholar fellowship for the study of globalization at the Institute for Historical Studies at the University of Texas in Austin.

Dr. Moreno is author of articles and books, including Yankee Don't Go Home!, a book on the impact of Mexican nationalism and American business culture in Mexico. He is also co-author of Reflections, an elementary school social studies book series by Harcourt Publishers. He is co-editor and contributor to Beyond the Eagle's Shadow: New Histories of Latin America's Cold War, a University of New Mexico Press forthcoming book. He is currently writing two books: One looks at the fascinating history of Coca-Cola in Latin America and the other deciphers the nature of American business and diplomacy in Latin America during the Cold War.

Dr. Moreno is a noted presenter of topics related to Latin America, U.S. business and diplomacy in the region, and the Latino community in the United States. He has granted numerous interviews to various television and radio stations that include CNN, ABC, CBS, NBC, UnivisiĆ³n, and Telemundo. Dr. Moreno has also offered many interviews to U.S. and Latin American newspapers and news agencies like the Associated Press.

Administrative Appointments

Co-Director for the Center for Latino Studies in America