- Stevens holds a B.A. in International Relations by El Colegio de San Luis, and a M.A. in Political Science by El Colegio de Mexico.
She was Yale University's Fox International Fellow in 2012-2013.
- 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-Intensive Industries in the Policymaking Processes”. Her research focuses on national and subnational policies that put a price on carbon emissions. She has been the recipient of the Doctoral Student Research Scholarship on two occasions.