Faculty Profile for Dr. Cecilia R Castillo

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Dr. Cecilia R Castillo
Assistant Professor — Political Science
THH 355
phone: (512) 245-3991

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Grasso, K. L., & Castillo, C. R. (2012). Theology and Public Philosophy: Four Conversations. Lanham,MD: Lexington Books.
  • Castillo, C. R. (2012). Human Rights Ancient and Modern. Ave Maria Law Review.
  • Castillo, C. R. (2006). Joseph R. Fornieri’s Abraham Lincoln’s Political Faith. Catholic Social Science Review.
  • Ward, K., & Castillo, C. R. (2005). The Judiciary in American Democracy: Alexander Bickel, the Counter-Majoritarian Difficulty and Contemporary Constitutional Theory. NY: SUNY Press.
  • Castillo, C. R., & Grasso, K. L. (2004). Robert Kraynack’s Christian Faith & Modern Democracy:  A Symposium. Catholic Social Science Review, IX(13).

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: 2015 College of Liberal Arts Acievement Award For Excellence in Service, College of Liberal Arts. January 1, 2015 - December 1, 2015
  • Award / Honor Nominee: 2015 Presidential Awards for Excellence. January 1, 2015 - December 1, 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Dean’s Excellence in Service Award. 2008
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Ford Foundation Minority Fellow. 1987 - 1990
  • Award / Honor Recipient: American Political Science Association Chicano Fellow. 1986 - 1987

Selected Grants

  • Castillo, Cecilia R. Southwest Texas State University Faculty Enhancement Research Grant. (Funded: 1992). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Society of Catholic Social Scientists
January 1, 2018-Present
Internship Coordinator
Political Science Department
June 1, 2015-Present
Curriculum Coordinator
Political Science Department
January 1, 2015-Present