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Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research Fellow, Griffith University

From a transnational feminist approach, my research looks at the violence Central American women experience when they seek asylum. I put refugee issues in the United States in conversation with Europe and Australia and theorize the border as a transnational sovereign assemblage. My academic work has been informed and underpinned by many years working for a number of international bodies—including the UN—in different parts of the world. My research interests center on the intersectionality of feminism, border abolition, humanitarianism, neoliberalism, and colonialism.


  • 2019–present
    Adjunct , Griffith University


  • 2018 
    The Ohio State University, Doctor of Philosophy
  • 2013 
    Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, Spain, BA Anthropology
  • 2012 
    Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain, MA Gender Interdisciplinary Studies
  • 2006 
    Universidad Complutense de Madrid, MA Humanitarian Medicine
  • 2001 
    Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain, BSc Physics