Founder and Senior Scholar, International Institute of Learning for Social Reconciliation, Guatemala
Professor-Researcher, International Studies Division, Centro de Investicacion y Docencia Economicas
Alejandro is professor-researcher of the International Studies Division at the Center for Research and Teaching in Economics (CIDE) and Academic Coordinator of CIDE’s new campus, in Aguascalientes, Mexico. He is a member of Mexico’s National System of Researchers.Alejandro’s research has focused on indigenous people’s rights and human rights in Mexico. His publications incl...
Dr. Cynthia J. Arnson is director of the Latin American Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Her most recent work has focused on democratic governance, conflict resolution, citizen security and organized crime, international relations, and U.S. policy in the Western hemisphere. Arnson is a member of the editorial advisory board of Foreign Affairs Latinoamérica, th...
Professor, Department of Legal Studies, CIDE, Mexico
Assistant Secretary and Chief Diplomatic Officer, Office of International Affairs, Department of Homeland Security
Alan Bersin commenced service as Assistant Secretary of International Affairs and Chief Diplomatic Officer for the Department of Homeland Security on January 3, 2012. In that capacity, he oversees the Department's international engagement and serves as the principal advisor to Secretary Janet Napolitano on all international affairs. Previously, Bersin served as Commissioner of U.S. Customs and...
Director, Mexico Office, John D and Catherine T MacArthur Foundation
Sharon Bissell Sotelo is Director for the John D and Catherine T MacArthur Foundation’s Mexico Office, which provides grants to civil society organizations in Population and Reproductive Health, Human Rights, and Migration. She has been with MacArthur since 2001. She is the Board Chair of the Funders Network for Population and Reproductive Health and Rights, a donor affinity group that facil...
Coordinator of Proceso
Former Governor of Michoacán, Mexico
ExpertiseMexican and Latin American Migrant Workers' Hometown Associations in the U.S.; immigrant reform in the U.S.; immigration in U.S.-Mexico and U.S.-Latin America relations
Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh