Contributors

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Cecilia Lavena clavena Dr. Cecilia Lavena is an Adjunct Professor at the Social Sciences Department, Universidad de San Andrés (Buenos Aires, Argentina). She has published articles in peer-reviewed journals (American Review of Public Administration and Public Integrity) and is co-editing a book (with Dr. Yahong Zhang) on Government Counter Corruption Strategies: A Cross-Cultural Perspective (Taylor and Francis). Dr. Lavena is currently working on documenting lessons learned for the “Towards a culture of anti-corruption compliance in Argentina” project at the Center for Anti-Corruption Studies, Law Department, Universidad de San Andrés.
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Conié Reynoso Conie Conié Reynoso is a journalist from Guatemala. She has covered topics related to politics and justice in her home country and has worked with the Pan American Health Organization. She studied communication sciences at the University of San Carlos and did a master in communication and policy at Panamericana University in Guatemala. She is also founder and member of Biciudad, an organization that promotes the use of bicycles and road safety laws in Guatemala.
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Connor Weber Connor Weber Connor Weber is an undergraduate senior at the University of Pittsburgh where he majors in Political Science along with a minor in Spanish and a certificate in Latin American studies. In the Spring of 2013 he studied abroad in Cuba for the semester as part of the program Pitt in Cuba. His time there greatly shaped his interest in U.S. foreign policy and U.S. & Latin American relations. He currently works as an intern for Panoramas and is eager to conduct research this summer in Costa Rica.
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Consuelo Uribe Consuelo Uribe Consuelo is a sociologist from Universidad Santo Tomas in Bogota, with a master's in Public Health from Harvard University and a PH. D. in social anthropology from the Ecole des Hautes Etudes in Sciences Sociales in Paris. Her areas of research include social policy and social stratification and mobility. She is full professor at the Department of Sociology of Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, where she is also Vicepresident for Research.
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Craig Kauffman craig_kauffman Craig Kauffman is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Oregon, where he specializes in environmental and Latin American politics. He holds a Ph.D. from The George Washington University and was formerly a Visiting Research Professor in FLACSO-Ecuador. Kauffman’s research investigates how the interaction between actors at the global and local levels determines policy responses to environmental challenges such as climate change and ecosystem degradation. He is the author of Grassroots Global Governance: Local Watershed Management Experiments and the Evolution of Sustainable Development (Oxford University Press, forthcoming) and has published in Global Environmental Politics, World Development, Environmental Research Letters, Agricultural Water Management, Peace Review, and Encyclopedia of Political Theory (SAGE, 2011).
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Cinthia Xavier CXavier Cinthia Xavier is MA in Social Science at UNESP - São Paulo State University. She studied the northeast migration to the interior of the State of São Paulo and how these memories were passed on within families. She studied issues as: migration's memory; places of memory; dialogue inter generational; and customs.
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Daniel Leon Daniel Leon Daniel S. Leon is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Leipzig, Germany. His doctoral thesis deals with the political economy of violence in Venezuela. He holds a M.A. in Political Science from the American University in Cairo, and a B.A. in International Relations from Florida International University. Leon has also worked as a visiting lecturer of international relations at the University of Los Andes in Merida, Venezuela.
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Daniel Snyder Daniel Snyder Daniel Snyder is a senior at the University of Pittsburgh working as a Panoramas intern. He is studying Economics and Spanish, as well as earning a minor in Portuguese and a certificate in Latin American studies. During the summer of 2016 he conducted research in Fortaleza, Brazil through the CLAS Field Trip and also studied abroad in Lima, Peru.
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Daniela Cerva Daniela Cerva Socióloga chilena, Doctora en Ciencias Políticas por la UNAM, Maestría en Ciencias Sociales por la FLACSO México y egresada de la estancia posdoctoral en el CRIM-UNAM. Es experta en políticas públicas, análisis organizacional y participación política de las mujeres. Destacan sus publicaciones sobre institucionalización de la perspectiva de género en el Estado, cultura organizacional, cuotas de género en México y estudios sobre las masculinidades. Actualmente es profesora investigadora de tiempo completo de la Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Morelos.
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Danny Burridge Danny Burridge Danny Burridge is a first year student in the Sociology PhD program at the University of Pittsburgh. He is currently preparing to do research for my MA on the interactions between social movements and the state in El Salvador under the FMLN administration of Mauricio Funes. He is also interested in exploring broader theoretical issues such as globalization, the state, democracy, revolution, and civilizational paradigms through the lens of Latin America.

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