PhD in Peace, Conflict and Democracy, Universitat Jaume I, Castello (Spain). 2006. Dissertation: "(In)security in Colombia: a critique of political identities", directed by Vicent Martínez Guzmán and Sonia Paris Albert. European supervisors: Wolfgang Dietrich (Austria), Maria Stern (Sweden) and Peter Waldmann (Germany).
Master of Arts in Peace Studies, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck (Austria). 2004. MA Thesis: "Freedom vs. Security in Colombia", directed by Wolfgang Dietrich. Second adviser: Peter Waldmann.
Ibero-American Online Education Course, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED), Madrid (Spain). 2006.
Diploma course in Peace to Action, Escuela Superior de Administración Pública (ESAP), Bogotá (Colombia). 2016
BA in Government and International Relations, Universidad Externado de Colombia, Bogotá (Colombia). 2001.
High School, German School, Medellin (Colombia). 1995.
Spanish: mother tongue
English and German: working languages
Awards and Scholarships
"Best Practice" / "very good" score. PESTUGE Project "Creation of the Graduate Curricula of Peace Studies in Georgia". Erasmus+ Higher Education Grant 2019.
BritInn Fellow. Faculty of Education. University of Cambridge. Cambridge, Spring 2018
European Doctorate summa cum laude, Universitat Jaume I. Castellón, June 2006
Scholarship of the Province of Tyrol. MA Program in Peace, Development, Security and International Conflict Transformation, University of Innsbruck. Innbruck, Summer 2002
Scholarship MAE - AECI (Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Spanish Agency of International Cooperation). Peace and Development Studies, Universitat Jaume I. Castellón, January - June 2002
Award to the Best Petitioner's memorial. Moot Court Competition, Washington College of Law, Organization of American States (OAS). Washington, May 1999
Scholarship Best Academic Performance. Faculty of Government and International Relations, Universidad Externado de Colombia. Bogotá, II 1997, I 1999