AEASP 2023 Scholar Jesus Torres

Jesus Torres

Jesus Adrian Torres is an incoming Master's student at the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin. He is also a recent graduate of Texas A&M University, where he received his Bachelor of Science in Economics. His broad research experience ranges from economic statecraft, crime economics, and financial economics. Jesus currently is working as a research assistant in Dr. Jennifer Doleac's Justice Tech Lab and is also a Policy Analysis Associate Intern with the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. Jesus' motivation is driven by his restorative nature and his passion for helping Latino communities. He also holds a deep passion for the arts and music, which fuels his desire to become a compassionate public servant.