Dr. Rosales received his Ph.D. in Cultural Anthropology from the University of   Florida, Gainesville as well as his MBA and Studies of Theology from the Universidad                    Centroamericana (UCA) in El Salvador.  He has lived in urban, rural, and indigenous communities in Panama, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Honduras, and Puerto Rico where he has done academic studies, research, and pastoral ministry.  More recently, Dr. Rosales has been doing preliminary research on traditional medicine in Colombia, as well as exploring options for academic and fieldwork collaborations with Jesuit academic institutions and social ministry agencies in Lima and Cusco, Perú, and in San Juan, Puerto Rico.  Dr. Rosales also is interested in Latin American Studies, Economic and Environmental Anthropology, Social Movements, and Ethnicity and Migration. 


Renzo Rosales, S.J., Ph.D.

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439A Creighton Hall

Office Hours

Tuesday  2:00-4:00 pm
Thursday 2:00-4:00 pm
And by appointment

Office Phone

402 280-3587



Mail Address

Renzo Rosales, SJ, PhD
Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Social Work
Creighton Hall # 439A
Creighton University
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE 68178

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