Conferences Attended as a Chair

Southern Political Science Association (SPSA) Annual Conference
January 2020
San Juan, PR, USA
Conference Within a Conference: Politics of Disasters, Resilience, and Recovery
Panel: The Role of Emergent Groups and Entrepreneurship in Disaster Response and Recovery


Conferences Attended as a Panelist

Southern Political Science Association (SPSA) Annual Conference
January 2020
San Juan, PR, USA
Conference Within a Conference: Disasters and Politics
Panel: Disasters and Democratic Institutions
Paper: Held in the Grip of the Local and Federal Government. Why Puerto Rico Has Faced a Delayed and Uncoordinated Emergency Response to Hurricane Maria

Inter-University Seminar on Armed Forces and Society (IUS-AFS) Bi-annual Conference
November 2019
Reston, VA, USA
Panel: Peacekeeping and Humanitarian Assistance
Paper: Overcoming the Mistrust: Strengthening Civil-Military Humanitarian Coordination When Responding to Complex Emergencies

American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Conference
August 2019
Washington DC, DC, USA
Panel: International Security and Cooperation
Paper: Civil-military Humanitarian Coordination’s Challenges and the Role of UN-CMCoord

Florida Political Science Association (FPSA) Annual Conference
March 2019
Tampa, FL, USA
Panel: Cultural, Women, Leadership, and IR Issues
Paper: Rethinking the Leadership: Women Commanders, Rebel Groups, and Sexual Violence Against Civilians. The cases of Colombia & Sierra Leone


Guest Speaker

University of Central Florida (UCF) – Department of Engineering
“Humanitarian Logistics” – Class of Supply Chain Engineering
February 2020
Orlando, FL, USA


Showcase Conferences Attended as a Presenter

University of Central Florida (UCF) 14th Annual Public Administration Research Conference
March 2020 (upcoming)
Orlando, FL, USA

University of Central Florida (UCF) Research Week, Graduate Research Forum
April 2019
Orlando, FL, USA


Conferences Attended

Inter-service/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC)
Orange County Convention Center | Orlando, FL, USA
December 2019

High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development
United Nations Headquarters | New York, NY, USA
July 2019

Special Thematic Session on Water and Disasters
United Nations Headquarters | New York, NY, USA
June 2019