About C. Eduardo Siqueira

Dr. C. Eduardo Siqueira is Associate Professor in the College of Public and Community Service (CPCS) at UMass Boston. He is also Coordinator of the Transnational Brazilian Project at The Mauricio Gastón Institute for Latino Community Development and Public Policy. He was Assistant Professor in the Department of Community Health and Sustainability at the University of Massachusetts Lowell between 2005 and 2011, where he has researched the political economy of the migration of hazards between developed and developing countries, healthcare workers’ work environment policy issues, and environmental justice for Brazilian immigrants.
He was one of the editors of the journal New Solutions, a Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health Policy. For information about the Journal, go to the website http://www.baywood.com/journals/PreviewJournals.asp?Id=1048-2911
He published articles and book chapters on workplace safety and health, health policy, and Brazilian immigration to the U.S. He wrote the book Dependent Convergence: The Struggle to Control Petrochemical Hazards in Brazil and the United States, Baywood Publishing Inc.


Present Coordinator of Transnational Brazilian Project, Mauricio Gastón Institute of Latino Community Development and Public Policy, University of Massachusetts Boston
Present Associate Professor, College of Public and Community Services, University of Massachusetts Boston

Research Interests

Brazilian Immigration to the United States, Immigrant Health and Safety, Occupational Health, Community Health, and Global Public Health

Contact Information

Phone: 617-287-4863

Research Reports (5)

Articles (15)

Books (1)

Unpublished Papers (1)

Presentations (2)