Bernardo Cienfuegos

Bernardo Cienfuegos studied Industrial Engineering at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Chile. He currently cooperates with the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) in Germany, to obtain a doctoral degree at the Technische Universität Darmstadt. His PhD thesis focuses on sustainable supply chains of biomass for power plants. Bernando has vast expertise in projects involving mathematical optimization in […]

Catalina Montenegro

Catalina Montenegro González is a PhD candidate in Education Arts at Universidad de Barcelona. She has a bachelor degree in Education and a professional degree in fine arts teaching from Universidad Metropolitana de Ciencias de la Educación (UMCE) in Santiago, as well as a Master degree in arts and education from Universidad de Barcelona. Catalina’s main […]

Andrés Schlageter

Andrés Schlageter obtained a prestigious Marie Curie Scholarship and is now PhD(c) in Animal Science from Wageningen University, the Netherlands. His research focuses on the development of technological tools to improve health, welfare and production of livestock. Born in Osorno, Chile, Andrés obtained his degree in Veterinary Medicine from Universidad de Chile and a Master […]

Carmen Contreras

Carmen Contreras holds an MSc in Economics form the University of Nottingham and an MPhil in Development Studies form the University of Oxford. She is currently studying a DPhil in International Development at the University of Oxford. She conducts research on the relation between social networks, collaborations and the formation of biotechnology firms in different […]

Daniela Vicherat

Dr. Daniela Vicherat Mattar is Assistant Professor in Sociology in the Global Challenges Program of Leiden University College in The Hague, the Netherlands, where she teaches courses related to citizenship and diversity. Her research interests focus on the interplay between the urban environment (for instance public spaces and walls) and different forms of collective actions, […]

Trinidad Covarrubias

Trinidad Covarrubias is a trained physician with experience in Emergency Medicine in Santiago, Chile. She has been involved in network and collaborations with the third sector (NGO’s and others nongovernmental institutions) and in projects to address the needs of disadvantageous communities in a Chile. While studying medicine, she co-founded Acercando Salud (Bringing Health Closer), an NGO […]

Pablo Rivera

Born in Santiago, Chile, Dr. Pablo Rivera has a PhD in Education and Society from Universidad de Barcelona (UB). He is also Master in Political Sciences (UB), a Master in High Education (UB), a Master in Social Sciences (Universidad de Chile), and B.A. in Sociology (Universidad de Concepción, Chile). Currently, Pablo is Associate Lecturer in […]

Luz María Vergara

Luz Maria is an architect and has an MSc in Architecture from Universidad Catolica de Chile (PUC), specializing in collective housing.  Currently she is following a PhD in the Department of Real Estate & Housing of TU Delft. Her reesrach focuses on housing maintenance in relation to low-income home-ownership.  Luz María’s professional interests in this […]

Luis González

Luis Eduardo González is a researcher in Universidad de Chile’s Reconstruction Observatory. His academic publications focus on urban reconstruction processes in post-natural disaster contexts and on urban poverty from a Residential Habitat point of view. Luis has a professional degree in architecture (Universidad de  Valparaíso, 2008) and a Master degree in Residential Habitat (Universidad de […]

Martín Arias

Martin Arias is finishing his PhD studies in Economic Geography / Planning Studies at the University College London (UCL). He has a bachelor degree in Business Management and a Master degree in Regional Science from the Universidad Catolica del Norte, Antofagasta. Martín is vice-president of the UCL Chilean Society. His academic publications focus on multinational […]