Josefina Echavarría Alvarez

Associate Professor of the Practice; Director of the Peace Accords Matrix (PAM)

Josefina Echavarría Alvarez

2110JA Jenkins Nanovic Halls
Notre Dame, IN 46556

Phone: (574) 631-6970
jechavar@nd.edu

Josefina Echavarría Álvarez is the Director of the Peace Accords Matrix (PAM) and Associate Professor of the Practice in the Keough School of Global Affairs at the University of Notre Dame. Echavarria obtained her PhD in Peace, Conflict and Democracy from the Universidad Jaume I (Spain). She was previously co-director of the Research Center for Peace and Conflict at the University of Innsbruck and Fellow at the University of Cambridge (United Kingdom) and Trinity College (Ireland). She has worked on and directed international cooperation projects and been a visiting professor at universities in Europe, the Caucasus and Latin America dealing with themes of peacebuilding, peace education, gender, conflict analysis and research methods. As the director of PAM she leads the Barometer Initiative in Colombia, which carries out official monitoring of implementation of the Final Agreement between the government and the former FARC-EP. 

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