SAMC - College of Liberal Arts - Texas A&M University Corpus Christi

Dr. Jo Marie Rios

Dr. Jo Marie Rios

Professor

Office: BH 301
Phone: 361-825-2387
Email: jo.rios@tamucc.edu

Dr. Rios earned her B.A. and M.A. in Economics from St. Mary's University and her M.A. and Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Oklahoma. She has conducted federally funded research on the colonias on the Texas-Mexico border. Her research areas include: environmental policy, environmental health, environmental infrastructure, and environmental justice. Dr. Rios has published numerous articles to this research in many notable academic publications. Dr. Rios is an American Political Science Association recognized Policy Scholar.