Center for Immigration Research
University of Houston
450 Philip Hoffman Hall
Houston, TX 77204 
Phone: (713) 743-3940

Jessica Brown
Interim Director of Center for Immigration Research 
Assistant Professor of Sociology
University of Houston
466 Philip G. Hoffman Hall
(713) 743-3958


Projects & Sponsors

Past Projects

  • Coalition Ministries and Congregation Study (CMACS)
  • Death at the Border
  • Impact of 1996 Immigration Law on Deportation
  • Religion and Migration Project


We would like to thank the following organizations for grants supporting the research, educational, and service missions of the Center for Immigration Research

Past Sponsors

  • Friends Service Committee, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Emma Lazarus Fund of the Open Society Institute
  • Ford Foundation, New York, New York
  • Hogg Foundation for Mental Health, Austin, Texas
  • Pew Charitable Trusts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Trull Foundation, Palacios, Texas
  • Lilly Endowment