- Department of Latino and Hispanic Caribbean StudiesNew Brunswick, NJ, United States
Decena is an interdisciplinary social scientist, feminist theorist, and social justice educator and practitioner. He specializes in immigration studies, Latin@ Studies, critical ethnic studies, cultural theory, and Hemispheric American Studies. He is the author of the 2011 Tacit Subjects: Belonging and Same-Sex Desire among Dominican Immigrant Men (Duke UP). His single and co-authored articles have appeared in respected publications in the humanities, social, and behavioral sciences.