Social and Political Conflict

Main Researcher

Alfredo Joignant

Principal Researcher at Political and Social Conflict line of COES and Tenured Professor at the School of Political Science of Universidad Diego Portales. Ph.D. in Political Science from the Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, France. Former President of the Chilean Association of Political Science (1998-2000), he has been a Visiting Professor at the Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, Paris III (Pablo Neruda Chilean Studies Chair) and at L'Institut d'Études Sociales (IES) de Grenoble, France. His areas research are: political elites and legitimacy, political and institutional charisma, political field sociology, capitals and resources in political competition, politics of memory.

Associated Researcher

Matías Bargsted

Associate Researcher

Mauro Basaure

Associate Researcher and Coordinator of the Theoretical Agenda

Patricio Navia

Associate Researcher

Nicolás Somma

Associate Researcher

Javier Couso

Associate Researcher

Cristóbal Rovira

Associate Researcher

Other Researchers

Daniela Jara

Adjunct Researcher

Sofía Donoso

Adjunct Researcher

Claudia Heiss

Adjunct Researcher

Manuel Gárate

Adjunct Researcher

Ana Velitchkova

Honorary Research Associate

Ismael Puga

Adjunct Researcher

Postdoctorant Researchers

Tomás Undurraga

Postdoctoral Research

Catherine Reyes-Housholder

Postdoctoral Researcher

Paola Diaz Lizé

Postdoctoral Researcher

Researchers Assistant

Tomás Campos

Observatory Conflicts Coordinator and Research Assistant