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School of Social and Political Science: Graduate school


Yazmin Morlet Corti

Yazmin Morlet Corti
Yazmin Morlet Corti
Politics and International Relations School of Social and Political Science University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh UK
Research Interests
Privacy, online privacy, Cyberspace as political space, Political Culture, public policy, Comparative Politics, Big Data Analytics, big data, Science and technology, data protection, behaviour, attitudes, Quantitative Analysis, policy preferences




  • Edinburgh Award 2019/2020, The University of Edinburgh, 
  • American Political Science Association, travel grant 2019,
  • Center for Research into Information, Surveillance & Privacy bursary recipient, 
  • Digital Scholarship Bursary recipient,
  • CONACYT full scholarship 2016-, 
  • CEU partial scholarship, 
  • Full scholarship awarded by DGCI to study at the University of Wisconsin,
  • Honors in BA thesis.


Tutor in courses in Social Sciences: 1. Introduction to Political Data Analysis, 2. Statistical Modelling for Social Scientists, 3. Core Quantitative Data Analysis 1 and 2 (PG).  The University of Edinburgh, School of Social and Political Science, Jan 2016 - currently   

Head of Research, Department of CommunicationUniversidad Nacional Autonoma de México. Faculty of Political and Social Sciences. Apr. 2014 - Sep 2016   

Lecturer. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. Faculty of Political and Social Sciences.   Aug. 2013 - Sep 2016.  -

Course 1: Political Communication Strategies. 7th-semester students. Communication Sciences BA, UNAM.

Course 2 Information Analysis and Ideological Discourse. 8th-semester students. Communication Sciences BA, UNAM.

Associate Researcher. Laboratory on Digital Communication. UNAM. Faculty of Political and Social Sciences.  April. 2015 - Sep 2016  

 Associate Researcher.  Interdisciplinary Seminar on Communication and Information. UNAM. Faculty of Political and Social Sciences.   Aug. 2013 - Sep 2016





  • Serious | Educational | Persuasive games for social change in research. March 27th 2019. Digital Scholarship Centre, University of Edinburgh. 


MA THESIS: "Speech Choices Mexico City 2012". Central European University. Jun. 2013.


(Morlet Corti, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017; Morlet Corti, Martinez Torreblanca, & Garcia, 2016)


  • APSA Conference, Washington DC. 30th August 2019. Conquering the nation for “the people”: Mexico and Spain a comparative study.  
  • Centre for Statistics Annual Conference, Unviersity of Edinburgh, June 11 2019, Poster presentation.  “Attitudes toward male domestic violence and defamilization policies in a cross-national perspective”  
  • Connected life Confrence, Oxford June 2017. Poster presentation "Mexico data protection attitudes". 
  • Turing Talks, Edinburgh June 2017. Data Protection Attitudes: Comparative Study of Europe and Latin America
  • AMIC  "Communication and democratic crisis in Mexico".  Presentation "Data protection a mixed public policy model in Mexico". 2017 20 to 21st of April 2017, Guanajuato, Mexico.
  • “Pararel activitiy to the exposition “Gravity”. Between ambiguety and communication”. May 26th, 2016. Sala Lumiére. Casa del Lago, Mexico City.  
  • “Foro #PlenoCiudadano”. November 12th 2015. Auditorio Flores Magón, Facultad de Ciencias Políticas y Sociales. UNAM. Mexico City
  • “Internet Sociedad y política” November 3rd 2015. Sala Lucio Mendieta y Núñez Facultad de Ciencias Políticas y Sociales. UNAM, Mexico City.
  •  Speech Choices in Mexico City “III Iberoamerican Culture and Speech Conference”.October 5th 2015. Institute of Social Research, UNAM. Mexico City
  •  “Política de comunicación de SEGOB, estudio de caso”. Asociación Mexicana de Investigadores en Comunicación (AMIC), 4th of june 2015. Querétaro, Mexico.
  • Community Communication. International Association for Media and Communication Research “Internet as a catalyzer for civic and political involvement: Evidence from US and Europe”.  June 2013. Dublin, Ireland.


  • Google analytics 
  • Center for Research into Information Surveillance and Privacy.  Surveillance Doctoral School, June 18th 2018 - June 23rd 2018, University of St. Andrews. 
  • Multidisciplinary Game Research - Between Theory and Practice Summer School, Utrecht University, 20th of August 2018 - 24 of August 2018