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Academic Positions

Associate Professor, School of Government, Universidad de los Andes, Feb. 2016 – to date

Assistant Professor, School of Government, Universidad de los Andes, June 2014 – Feb. 2016

Education

Ph.D. International Relations, American University, 2014

M.A., Political Science, Universidad de los Andes, 2007. Cum Laude

B.A., Political Science, Universidad de los Andes, 2005.

Publications

Books

US Military Bases, Quasi-Bases, and Domestic Politics in Latin America. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 2015. (ISBN 9781137539274)

Los primeros pasos de los derechos humanos en Colombia, Bogotá: Universidad de los Andes, 2007. (ISBN 9789586953061)

Journal articles

Cuando los actores no estatales sí importan: el caso de Amnistía Internacional. Colombia Internacional, No. 63, January 2006.

Dimensiones internacionales de los conflictos armados internos. Perspectivas Internacionales , No. 3, January 2007.

Book chapters

With Carlos Caballero Argáez.“The Liberal Rarity of South America: Oil and Mining Policy Reform in Colombia in the 2000s.”In Paul Haslam y Pedro Hiedrich (eds.) The Political Economy of Natural Resources and Development: From neoliberalism to resource nationalism (Routledge Studies in Development Economics) New York: Routledge. 2016 (ISBN 978-1138919730, en imprenta).

Working papers

Quasi-Bases: The US military and Domestic Politics in Latin America. Documento de Trabajo EGOB No. 22, 2015.

With Carlos Caballero Argáez. The Liberal Rarity of South America: Oil and Mining Policy Reform in Colombia in the 2000s. Documento de Trabajo EGOB No. 20, 2015

El gobierno de Colombia, el fallo de la Corte Internacional de Justicia y la delimitación de las aguas con Nicaragua. Documento PAG No. 8, 2014.

Presentations in academic conferences

Border security in the Andean region: a multi-level analysis. International Studies Association, Atlanta, 2016 (accepted).

Amenazas externas a la seguridad en Colombia. Conferencia de la Red Colombiana de Relaciones Interancionales, Cali, 2015

Mesa redonda sobre la enseñanza en Relaciones Internacionales. Conferencia de la Red Colombiana de Relaciones Interancionales, Cali, 2015

La internacionalización de la economía colombiana (Con Juana García y Veneta Andonoba). Conferencia de la Red Colombiana de Relaciones Interancionales, Cali, 2015

LGBT policies in Colombia and Ecuador (Con Stephen Capobianco). Congreso Latinoamericano y Caribeño de Ciencias Sociales, Quito, 2015

From old to new worlds: Colombia’s foreign policy in changing times. International Studies Association Global South Caucus. Singapore, 2015

From Formal Bases to Quasi-Bases: The US Military in Latin America after the Cold War. Joint ISA-FLACSO Conference, Buenos Aires, 2014

From formal bases to quasi-bases: the US military in Latin America after the Cold War. ISA ISSS-ISAC Joint Annual Conference, Washington DC, 2013

The lonesome wanderer: The United States failed quest for bases in Latin America. Latin American Studies Association, Washington DC, 2013.

Domestic Political Instability and Foreign Policy in Ecuador. International Studies Association, San Francisco, 2013.

The Lonesome Wanderer: The US failed quest for bases in Latin America. International Studies Asso- ciation North East, Baltimore, 2012.

Latin America’s New Regionalism and the US’ new Bilateralism. Latin American Political Science Association, Quito, June 2012.

Rethinking Latin American Foreign Policy after the Cold War: Subordination, Constestation, and Do- mestic Politics. Latin American Studies Association, San Francisco, May 2012.

Latin America’s New Regionalism and the US’ new Bilateralism. International Studies Association, San Diego, April 2012.

North-South Relations in the Western Hemisphere: the Shifting Distribution of Sovereignty in Latin America (with Eric Hershberg). Middle Atlantic Council for Latin American Studies, Washington DC, 2012.

Sebastian E. Bitar 2 North-South Relations in the Western Hemisphere (with Eric Hershberg). Brazilian Political Science Association, ANPOCS, Caxambu, Brazil, 2011.

Subordinate Sovereignty: International Protection and Domestic Politics. International Studies Associ- ation, Montreal, Canada, 2011.

Teaching experience

Escuela de Gobierno Alberto Lleras Camargo, Universidad de los Andes

Introducción al Gobierno, 2016-1

Análisis de Política Exterior, 2015-2

Análisis de Problemas Globales, 2015-1 y 2016-1

Estrategia Militar y Políticas de Seguridad, 2014-1 y 2015-1

Proyecto de grado II, 2013-2

Política exterior de América Latina, 2012-19, 2014-1, 2014-2, 2015-2.

Derechos humanos y Política Global, 2007-19, 2007-2, 2008-1, 2008-19.

Awards and honors

  • Co-PI – Taller Vecinal Andino, funded by: Fundación Ebert Stiftung (FES), 2014 – 2016
  • Fondo de Apoyo a Profesores Asistentes, Universidad de los Andes, 2014
  • Francisco José de Caldas Scholarship, COLCIENCIAS, 2012.
  • Doctoral Student Research Award, American University, 2012.
  • Travel grants, American University, 2011 & 2012.
  • Field research grant, Tinker Foundation, 2011.
  • Graduate Research Grant, American University, 2011.
  • Travel grants, International Studies Association, 2011 & 2013.
  • Doctoral Research Fellowship, Center for Latin American and Latino Studies, American University, 2010-2012.
  • SIS Dean’s Fellowship, American University, 2008-2010.
  • Fulbright Fellowship, 2008-2011.
  • Programa de desarrollo docente Grant, Universidad de los Andes, 2008-2013.
  • Research Excellence Grant, Universidad de los Andes, 2006.
  • Research award, CESO, Universidad de los Andes, 2005.
  • Dora Röthlisberger Research award, Kettering Foundation y Universidad de los Andes, 2005.
  • Academic excellence scholarship, Universidad de los Andes, 2004.

Service to the profession

Peer-reviewer for Colombia Internacional.

Academic reviewer, Comisión Fulbright en Bogotá.

Languages
Fluent in English and Spanish, intermediate level in Portuguese.

 Updated: Feb. 18, 2016

 

 

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