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Paulina Gonzalez Martinez

Paulina Gonzalez Martinez
Name
Paulina Gonzalez Martinez
Title
Organisation
International Development School of Social and Political Science University of Edinburgh
Address
Edinburgh UK
Telephone
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Research Interests
Balance of power, Decolonisation, Environment, ethnography, Global justice, Institutions and institutional change, Ideology, nationalism, Policy construction, Sustainability, Inequality, Light, electrification, Mexico, Developing World, Neoliberalism, energy
URL
http://www.sps.ed.ac.uk/gradschool/community_and_representation/research_student_profiles/international_development/paulina_gonzalez_martinez

PhD Title

Techno-politics of energy in Mexico

Supervisor

Dr. Jamie Cross 

Senior Lecturer, Social Anthropology and Development; Associate Dean (Knowledge Exchange and Impact), College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.

Qualifications

2016-2017  Master Degree in Environment and Development, University of Edinburgh, Scotland. 

2002-2007 BA in Political Sciences and Public Administration with Specialty in Political Marketing, Universidad Iberamericana, Mexico City, Mexico. 

Academic Awards

CONACYT-SENER "Energy Sustainability", PHD full scholarship, 2018-2022.

CONACYT-SENER "Energy Sustainability", Masters full scholarship, 2016-2017.

Conferences organisation (collaboration) 

  • "The Just Transition towards a Low-Carbon Economy- integrating climate, energy and environmental justice", 2018, Edinburgh, Scotland.
  • "Energy Justice Research Retreat", 2017, St. Andrews University, Scotland.

Complementary Qualifications

Memberships

  • Not Just Energy Futures Research Group, UoE.
  • Energy and Society Network, UoE.
  • Sustainable Development Association, UoE.
  • Low Carbon Society; Mexican Society and Latin American Society, UoE

Professional Background

  • Associate General Director at the Unit of Especial Activities, Presidency of the Republic, Mexico.  (Federal Government)     2017-2018 
  • Area Director for the Protocol Division at the Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Federal Government)      2015-2016 
  • Area Director at the Unit of Especial Activities, Presidency of the Republic of Mexico (Federal Government)         2013-2015                   
  • Consultant at Semitki Consultores, advisement on marketing, public policy, communication and administrative strategies for local governments.  (Private enterprise)     2013                            
  • General Director of Delegation Management at Delegación Cuajimalpa de Morelos, Mexico City. (Local Government)       2012                                                   
  • Private Secretary to the General Director of Radio Educación XEEP, broadcasting station of the Mexican Ministry of Public Education (Federal Government)            2010-2011               
  • Adviser at the Political Coordination Board of the Mexican Senate of the Republic.    (Federal Government)     2009             
  • Coordinator of Social Media in a Local Congressmen Campaign for the Legislative Assembly of Mexico City.    (Local Government)      2009                        
  • Private Secretary to General Director of Consorcio Estratégico Corporativo COESCO, Public Relations and Communication Strategies.  (Private enterprise)      2007-2009                                                                   
  • Paid Intership: Adviser at the Coordination of Advisors of the Parliamentary Faction of Nueva Alianza Party at Legislative Assembly of Mexico City, during the Fourth Legislature.     2006  ​

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