Ernesto Castaneda-Tinoco Director, Center for Latin American and Latino Studies CAS - Sociology

Ernesto Castañeda is the Director of the Center for Latin American and Latino Studies, Founding Director of the Immigration Lab, and Graduate Program Director of the MA in Sociology, Research, and Pra

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Robert Albro Research Assoc Prof 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 ind

  robert.d.albro@american.edu

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Sergio Ovalle Cardenas Assistant Director for Operations & Finance Center for Latin American/Latino Studies

Sergio Ovalle was born in Tunja, Colombia. He has a B.A. in Business Administration from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana. Sergio previously worked for Roa Sarmiento Abogados Asociados, Cemento Patrio

  sovalle@american.edu

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Carina Cione Program Coordinator Center for Latin American/Latino Studies

Carina joined the Center as Program Coordinator in early 2022, having previously taught English as a Second Language at a private institution. They are the author of "Immigration Realities," forthcomi

  cione@american.edu