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  1. Eric Hershberg, Director, Center for Latin American and Latino Studies

    Center for Latin American/Latino Studies

    Eric Hershberg is director of the Center for Latin American and Latino Studies and a professor of government at American University. From 2007-2009 he was President of the Latin American Studies Association while serving as professor of political sci… More

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    (202) 885-6172

  1. Robert Albro, Research Associate Professor

    Center for Latin American/Latino Studies

    Trained in sociocultural anthropology, Dr. Robert Albro has maintained a long-term ethnographic focus on urban and indigenous politics in Bolivia. He is also an expert on Latin American social and indigenous movements. In addition, Dr. Albro research… More

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    (202) 885-6174

  1. Dennis Stinchcomb, Assistant Director for Research

    Center for Latin American/Latino Studies

    Dennis Stinchcomb joined the CLALS staff in May 2012 after completing graduate work in Spanish and Latin American Studies at American University. He currently manages several CLALS projects, including the Center's portfolio of research on immigration… More

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    (202) 885-6710

  2. Alexandra Vranas, Program Coordinator

    Center for Latin American/Latino Studies

    Alexandra Vranas completed a Master of Arts in Spanish: Latin American Studies at American University. A former Graduate Assistant at CLALS, Alexandra is the Program Coordinator, managing partnerships and communications for the Center, in addition to… More

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    (202) 885-6173

  1. Ines Luengo de Krom, Senior Administrative Assistant

    CAS - School of Education

    Ines Luengo de Krom is the Operations Administrator for the Center for Latin American and Latino Studies. She has a Master of Arts in Spanish: Latin American Studies and Certificate of Translation in English and Spanish, from American University. In … More

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    (202) 885-3728

  1. Sidney Dawson III

    Sid Dawson III completed his Bachelor of Arts in Communications at Pennsylvania State University in 2017, where he studied the impact of public relations and social media on popular culture. Sid is a current MFA candidate in the School of Communicati… More

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  2. Maria De Luna

    Maria De Luna is a Masters candidate in International Peace and Conflict Resolution at the School of International Service, and graduate fellow for the Center of Latin American & Latino Studies. She received her Bachelors degree in History and Anthro… More

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  3. Aida Romero Jimenez

    Aída Romero is currently a graduate student in Psychology at American University and a research assistant at the Center for Latino & Latin American Studies. She obtained her Psychology undergraduate degree in her home country of Honduras and has had … More

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  4. Daniela Stevens, Adjunct Instructor

    Daniela Stevens is a Ph.D. candidate in Political Science in the School of Public Affairs and a recipient of the 2014 Tinker Field Research Grant, which supported her doctoral dissertation research titled ““Pricing Carbon: The Fossil Fuel and Carbon-… More

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