Josefina Echavarría Alvarez

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

Josefina Echavarría Alvarez

1110 Jenkins Nanovic Halls
Notre Dame, IN 46556

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

Echavarría earned her Ph.D. in Peace, Conflict, and Democracy from the University Jaume I (Spain). She was previously Director of the Research Center for Peace and Conflict (InnPeace) and Senior Lecturer at the Unit for Peace and Conflict Studies at the University of Innsbruck (Austria). Echavarría has taught in numerous universities around the world on peacebuilding, peace education, gender, conflict analysis, and research methods.

Her research explores sustainable peacebuilding after violence, methods and facilitation of conflict transformation, studies and practices of reconciliation, and memory and in/security and migration. She has also worked on diverse international cooperation projects in the fields of gender, citizenship, and curricular development for peace and conflict studies.