Oscar J. Martinez
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
(Current Assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs at U.T. El Paso) Born in El Paso on January 26, 1931; graduate of Austin High School in El Paso and received a B.S. from the University of Louisville; received a Ph.D. in Chemistry.
Summary of Interview
Biography; past job discrimination in El Paso; educational and job experiences; Anglo/Mexican relations; lack of Mexican American representation in politics; experiences at UTEP.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
1 hour 20 minutes
Listen to the Interview
Length of Transcript
Interview with William Rivera by Oscar J. Martinez, 1976, "Interview no. 322," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.