Previous visiting fellows
Pablo Soler Frost
Semester 1, 2011
Pablo Soler is a Mexican novelist, poet and filmmaker. A leading representative of the new wave of Mexican writers, he has published numerous books, short stories and works of poetry. More recently he has become a film writer with a well-received feature film “Cuarenta días” (40 days) and a number of short films.
Professor Luiz Bernardo Pericás
FLACSO (Facultad Latino-Americana de Ciencias Sociales), Sede acadêmica do Brasil
Semester 2, 2010
Professor Rodolfo Uribe Iniesta
Centro Regional de Investigaciones Multidisciplinarias de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
Semester 1, 2010
Professor Rodolfo Uribe Iniesta has been a researcher in the Centro Regional de Investigaciones Multidisciplinarias de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México since 1997. Dr Uribe has spent 10 years in fieldwork looking at forms of ethnicity in modern Latin America – especially Mexico. As well as his academic career, he has been the Director of an indigenous radio station (La Voz de los Chontales) in the southeast of México.
Professor Alfredo Rehren
Instituto de Ciencia Politica, P. Universidad Católica de Chile
Semester 2, 2009
Professor Rehren teaches at the Instituto de Ciencia Politica, Universidad Catolica de Chile. His research interests include the politics of corruption, business and politics, public policymaking in Latin America, local politics, political representation and the role of presidential leadership in the consolidation of democracy in the Southern Cone. He has taught Latin American politics at the University of Otago, Georgetown University, Brown University, University of Connecticut, SUNY‐Plattsburgh, Universidad.
Professor Consuelo Ahumada
Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá, Colombia
Semester 1, 2009
Professor Ahumada is Director of the Program in Latin American Studies and of the Andean Observatory at the Javeriana University in Bogotà, Colombia. She has done research and published extensively on international, political and economic issues of the region. Her work and research interests are related to the fields of political economy and political science, with an emphasis on contemporary issues.