Luis is Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement, Russell F. Stark University Professor, Director of the Diversity Research Institute, and Professor of Political Science at the University of Washington. His research interests are in racial and ethnic politics, urban politics, politics of immigration, educational politics, and voting rights policy. He is the author of several books, articles and chapters. His last two co-authored books are: Latinos in the New Millennium: An Almanac of Opinion, Behavior, and Policy Preferences (Cambridge University Press 2012) and Latino Lives in America: Making It Home (Temple University Press 2010). In 2011 President Barack Obama appointed him as commissioner to the President's Advisory Commission on Education Excellence for Hispanics. In 2011 he was also named one of the top "100 Influentials" by Hispanic Business.

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