M.A. Public International Law – UniCaen Law School, France Graduated with Honors- Ranked Number One on the Dean’s List
Post-graduate program (MSc eq.) in International Management – University of Paris Dauphine, France In partnership with American University, Washington, D.C., USA- Graduated with High Honors
M.A. International Relations – Sciences-Po Paris, France Major in Human Rights, Public Policy, and International Relations – Bilingual French/Spanish B.A. Political Sciences – Sciences-Po Paris, France Study abroad El Colegio de México (Licenciatura de Relaciones Internacionales)
PhD Development Policy – University College London, London, UK Dissertation title: Mainstreaming Inclusive Violence Prevention in the Agenda of Multilateral Development Banks
Missionaries of Charity’s (Mother Teresa) Orphanage in New Delhi, India: Supervised the daily activities of 20 physically and 30 mentally challenged children.
Sigurna Zenska Kuca (women shelter), Podgorica, Montenegro: Contributed to law enforcement and women’s empowerment training after the Balkans’ war in 1999.
Mexican Association for the Defense and Promotion of Human Rights, Mexico City, Mexico Street and working children, Mexico City, Mexico International Observer for the 2000 Mexican Presidential Elections, Chiapas, Mexico
Research Analyst on Child Labor Policy Authored a policy-oriented report on strategies to reduce child labor in Mexico. The report included recommendations and was prepared for the ILO internal use.
Legal Associate on Inter-Country Adoption Conducted legal research on inter-country adoption laws in India to expand the law firm’s international areas of services and served as focal point for the issue within the firm.
Research Associate on Women’s and Children’s Trafficking Provided research assistance for the 2005 annual report of the SAIS’ Protection Project, a human rights-based think tank. Research focused on human trafficking and gender-related issues globally.