Jorge Aquino is an Assistant Professor in the Department of
Theology and Religious Studies at the University of San Francisco.
His specialties include Latin American theology and religious
history, liberation theology, race theory and faith-based social
movements. Additionally, Professor Aquino chairs the Chican@/Latin@
Studies minor. He is currently finishing a book on the Christian
roots of racism in the history of the Americas. Dr. Aquino earned
his Ph.D. from The Graduate Theological Union and came to USF in