Central American Studies

Jocelyn Duarte, M.A.

Jocelyn Duarte
Office location:
Jerome Richfield 254A


Jocelyn Duarte has been a part-time faculty member with the Central American Studies Department since Spring of 2016.

Her research interests include transnational mothers and their use of technology to mother from afar.  Her community work focuses on providing educational and legal services to the immigrant community.  She works with the Salvadoran American Leadership Education Fund, ,SALEF, as the Citizenship Services and Civic Engagement Programs Manager.

Jocelyn presently teaches at East Los Angeles Community College in the Chicana/o Studies Department focused on bringing Central American Studies introductory courses to the Pico Union area through Dual Enrollment.

Jocelyn holds an M.A. in Latin American Studies from California State University, Los Angeles.  In addition, she holds a B.A. in Central American Studies and a second B.A. in Gender and Women's Studies from California State University, Northridge.