Dr. Matthew Ingram is currently an Assistant Professor, University of Albany, SUNY. His research examines legal and justice sector reforms in Latin America, primarily in Brazil and Mexico. He holds a law degree (J.D. 2006) and a Ph.D. in political science (2009), both from the University of New Mexico. Prior to joining the faculty at the University of Albany, he was a post-doctoral fellow at the Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies at the University of California, San Diego, and at the Kellogg Institute for International Studies at the University of Notre Dame. He was born and raised in Mexico and speaks English, Spanish, and Portuguese.