Alejandro Schugurensky is a first-year doctoral student in Sociology at Princeton and is affiliated with the Office of Population Research. He graduated from the University of Southern California in 2018 with a B.A. in Sociology and two minors in Spatial Studies and Education. His honors thesis examined how charter school enrollment in California is related to school segregation and student outcomes. Additionally, Alejandro was awarded a Fulbright Research Award in 2018-2019 to study the impact of social policies on access to higher education in Brazil. His research interests include education, inequality, social policy, quantitative methods, and spatial analysis.