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Education, Awards and Funding

1998 - 2002 Bachelors Degree in Public Accounting (suma cum laude): Universidad La Salle Mexico City, Mexico.

2006 - 2008 M.A. in Global Political Economy: Kassel Universitat, Kassel, Germany.

2009 - PhD in Sociology: The University of Warwick, UK.


Awards and Funding

  • Fellowship in the 2010 Trans-Atlantic Summer Institute in European Studies: Gender and Immigrant Life in Europe and North America. University of Minnesota, U.S. (July 19 – July 30, 2010)

  • Bucerius PhD Scholarship in Migration Studies “Settling Into Motion” (2009-2012)

  • Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnologia (CONACYT Mexico) PhD Scholarship (2009-2012)

  • Kassel Universität Postgraduate Award (2007-2008)

  • Gobierno del Distrito Federal (Mexico City Government) Best B.A Student (2002)


Other qualifications


2008

TOEFL-IBT

104 points (equivalent to 613 points in paper based TOEFL)


2006-2007

Universität Kassel, Germany

European Language Certificate in German:

Mittelstufe Deutsch B2, C1


2005

Volkshochschule Böblingen

European Language Certificate in German:

Grundstufe Deutsch B1


2004

Queensland University, Australia

Diploma of Advanced English and Business English



1996-2000

Angloamericano de Idiomas, Mexico

Advanced English Diploma


Language Skills

Spanish, English, German, Mixtec and Zapotec