Lauren Guerra


Contact Information

Email    lfguerra@ucla.edu
Office  7276 Bunche Hall
Dr. Lauren Frances Guerra grew up in Los Angeles, California.

She is of Guatemalan-Ecuadorian descent. She earned her doctorate in Systematic Theology and Philosophy at the Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley. Her current research interests include U.S. Latinx theology and Latinx Art in conversation with Chicana/o Studies. Her long-term goal is to serve as an advocate for the Latinx community through her work in religion and spirituality. As a first generation college student herself, she is committed to supporting students of color as they navigate academia. When she is not teaching at UCLA or in the library conducting researching, you can find her traveling the world.