Dr. María del Pilar Ramírez Gröbli

Associated Researcher

Iberische und Lateinamerikanische Geschichte Historisches Institut

Postal Address
Universität Bern
WBKolleg / CGS
Muesmattstrasse 45
3012 Bern

María del Pilar Ramírez Gröbli

María del Pilar Ramírez Gröbli is associated postdoc researcher at the Center for Global Studies, of the University of Bern. She is Working Group Coordinator of the Colombian Association of Researchers (ACIS) in the German-speaking Switzerland. In 2014 she has completed her PhD Studies in the Doctoral Program “Organization und Culture” at the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland. From January 2010 to 2014 she worked as Department Assistant and as a Teacher Fellow at the Department of Spanish Language and Literature at the same University. In 2007, she graduated as Lic. Phil I in Spanish and Political Science at the University of Zürich. In 1999, obtained a Master in International Relations at the Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá, and in 1994 she completed a Licentiate Degree in Spanish and English Literature at the Universidad Pedagógica Nacional, Bogotá, Colombia.

Title of PhD Project

Afrodescendant and Indigenous Transnational Movements in Latin America: Crossroads of territoriality and collective/ethnic memory

Research Foci

Konfliktforschung: Umweltkonflikte, Kultur und Musik | Testimonial Literature | Cultural Studies | Friedensforschung