Catherine Reyes-HousholderPostdoctoral Researcher Researchers INVESTIGATION LINE: Conflicto Político y Social
Postdoctoral Researcher at Political and Social Conflict line at COES. Ph.D. in Government from Cornell University (United States). Her doctoral thesis “Presidentas, Power and Pro-Women Change” won the American Political Science Association’s prize for best dissertation from the Women and Politics section. She has conducted fieldwork in Brazil and Chile thanks to Fulbright-Hays funding.
With a regional focus on Latin America, her research interests include the presidency and gender, conditions under which female presidents promote pro-women reforms, the relationship between presidents’ sex and approval ratings, and explanations for the emergence of female presidents in Latin America.
Article at The Washington Post by Catherine Reyes and Susan Franceschet Latin America has some of the world’s most […]