Maria Paula Saffon Sanin

PhD candidate in Political Science

Columbia University

Maria Paula Saffon Sanin is a PhD candidate in the department of political science at Columbia University. Her fields of specialization are comparative politics and political theory, with an emphasis in the political history of Latin America. Sanin's research interests include contentious politics and social movements, ethnic groups, the political economy of land, democracy and constitutionalism, international human rights law and transitional justice.