I am a PhD candidate at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Berlin Graduate School of Social Sciences funded by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). I hold a master in International Development with a specialisation in Politics and Governance from the University of Manchester – Global Development Institute.
I also completed a postgraduate certificate from the London School of Economics and Political Science while participating in the Hansard Research Scholar Programme. I obtained an undergraduate degree (bachelor and licenciatura) in Political Science and Government from the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Peru.
My doctoral projects examines the effects of the judicialisation of grand-corruption in the Lava Jato era (Peru and Brazil) covering aspects related to public opinion, the ‘good governance’ agenda, political motivations and judicial reforms. My broader research agenda includes gender and politics, international development, party finance and electoral spending, and governance.
I am fluent in English, Spanish, French, Italian and Portuguese, and also have a working knowledge of German.