Luisa Alejandra Gonzalez Barajas*

El Colegio de México

Received Sylff fellowship in 2015-16.
MA supervisor: Prof. John Marston
Academic achievements, social engagement initiatives:
Alejandra has a BA in International Relations and an MA in Asian and African Studies, with a specialty in Southeast Asia, from El Colegio de México.
Current Affiliation: Head of the Academic Exchange Office at El Colegio de México

From 2013 to 2015, she was project coordinator and head of the offices of the Mexican Federation of University Women, as well as assistant to the executive president and the international vice president. She was was awarded a scholarship from the Indonesian Embassy in Mexico to make an exchange to Indonesia (2012), a scholarship from the state government of Colima to make an exchange to South Korea (2010), and the "BBVA Bancomer Foundation Award for the Excellence Colmex" for two consecutive semesters in 2016 (January-June, August-December). She has participated in various seminars, congresses, and conventions. His academic interests include contemporary political history in Myanmar / Burma, Indonesia and the Philippines, gender and religion in Southeast Asia.

To contact this fellow, email the Sylff Association at sylff[a] (replace [a] with @).