Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies

Visiting Scholars


Walter Fraga
Professor, Department of History, Universidade Federal do Raconcavo da Bahia, Brazil
Research Interests: Post-abolition generations: black family trajectories in Bahia, Brazil (1888-1930)

Reinaldo Funes
Professor, Department of History, University of Havana, Cuba.
Research Interests: Cuban, Caribbean and Latin America Environmental History, and History of Science and Technology in Cuba.

Claudia Ribeiro Pereira Nunes
Deputy Coordinator of the Graduate Program in Law; Co-coordinator of Research Group on Global Compartative Law: Governance, Innovation and Sustainability, Veiga de Almeida University, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Research Interests: Global law and governance issues in respect to innovative technology challenges.

Pilar Velasco

Investigative Journalist, Cadena SER, Spain
Research Interests: The role of the free press as a fourth state.

Pablo Vidal
Professor, Director of the Anthropology Research Institute, Universidad Cat’olica de Valencia, Spain
Research intersts: Relation between People and Nature: Mountains, Nomadic and Transhumance People, Immaterial Heritage and Hiking.