Pablo Pineau, Spring 2021
Pablo Pineau is a full professor of history of Argentine and Latin American education at University of Buenos Aires. He has vast experience in teacher education and training courses, and postgraduate courses in Argentine and foreign institutions that includes the direction of the doctorate in education at University of Tucuman. He held the presidency of the Argentine Society for the History of Education and was director of the Department of Education Sciences of University of Buenos Aires. He is an author and editor of several publication on history, theory, and politics of education. His main research interests are the relations between educational practices and thought in Latin America and their articulation with political, social, and cultural historical contexts.
Otaviano Canuto dos Santos Filho, Academic Year 2020-2021
Otaviano Canuto dos Santos Filho is a well-respected researcher, thought leader, and author in economics with experience managing knowledge networks and providing strategic advice to senior management of multilateral institutions and governments. His experience includes fifteen years as vice president, executive director, or senior adviser in multilateral institutions (World Bank Group, International Monetary Fund and Inter-American Development Bank), twenty years as a professor of economics, and a year as vice minister in the Brazilian Ministry of Finance. He is recognized as a results-driven leader of teams dealing with complex policy issues and integrating research results, and is consistently acknowledged for having a deep understanding of economic trends of the global economy, Latin America, and the Caribbean.
Juliana González Jáuregui, Spring 2021
Juliana González Jáuregui received her BS in international relations in 2007, her M.S. in international relations and negotiations in 2012 (FLACSO and UdeSA, Argentina), and her PhD in social sciences in 2017 (FLACSO, Argentina) with honors. She was a doctoral fellow at the National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET) and has been selected to participate in doctoral training experiences in China, Chile, and the United States. Currently, she is a post-doctoral fellow at CONICET and researcher at FLACSO, where she leads the Chair on China Studies at the Department of International Relations. She heads the Postgraduate Program about China at FLACSO, teaches at the Catholic University of Argentina, and has published several articles about China-Latin America and China-Argentina ties.
Juan O'Farrell, Spring 2021
Juan O'Farrell is an economist and political scientist working on the comparative political economy of development in Latin America. He holds a PhD in Political Science at Universidad Torcuato Di Tella (UTDT) (Argentina), a MA in Governance and Development from the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) at the University of Sussex (UK) and an Economics degree at Universidad Torcuato Di Tella (UTDT). His research agenda is centered in business politics and productive development of natural resource-based industries. He works as a researcher and consultant for government and international organizations. Currently, he coordinates the program on Natural Resources, Innovation and Environment at the Buenos Aires-based think tank Fundar (Fundación para el desarrollo de Argentina).
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