Adrian Frias

Job title: 
Undergraduate Fellow
Ethnic Studies

Adrian Frias (he/him) is a junior from Carson, California, pursuing a double major in Geography and Ethnic Studies with a minor in Education. His research interests include environmental justice, immigration, public transportation, energy policy, city planning, and race/ethnicity. Previously, Frias has gained experience doing research on his hometown's oil refineries. He has worked as a legal/communications intern for the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund and currently works as a peer academic counselor for Berkeley's Educational Opportunity Program (EOP). In the near future, Frias hopes to get a Masters in Environmental Management and pursue a Ph.D. in the social sciences. Ultimately, aspiring to be a professor.

Research interests: 
  • Governance / Democracy
  • Human Rights / Norms
  • Science / Environment