Analia Gomez Vidal is the Graduate Teaching Asssitant for Global Communities, and a PhD Candidate in the Department of Government and Politics at University of Maryland, College Park. She has also served as Coordinator for the Center in International Development and Conflict Management (CIDCM) and Program Coordinator for the Minor in International Development and Conflict Management (MIDCM) from 2014 to 2019. Before moving to Maryland, she has worked for the Fulbright Commission in Buenos Aires, Argentina and for the Ibero-American Federation of Stock Exchanges (FIAB). As a journalist, her articles on politics and economic development have been published in online and printed media. She has also had experience as research consultant for Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). She has pursued her M.A. in Government and Politics at UMD, in addition to her M.A. in International Studies and her B.A. in Economics with minor in Journalism at Universidad Torcuato di Tella in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Her current topics of interest include political economy, gender and race in Latin America, survey methodology, and experimental design. Her dissertation explores the determinants of support for gender equality in the workplace in Argentina. She is also a member of the Interdisciplinary Laboratory of Computational Social Science (iLCSS). 

Areas of Interest

  • Political Economy
  • Gender and Race in Latin America
  • Experimental Design
  • Survey Methodology
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  • Degree Type
    Degree Details
    Economics, minor in Journalism - Universidad Torcuato di Tella
  • Degree Type
    Degree Details
    International Studies - Universidad Torcuato di Tella
  • Degree Type
    Degree Details
    Government and Politics - University of Maryland, College Park

Research Topics

  • Comparative Politics
  • International Relations
GVPT GSA Co-Chair 2015-2016
GVPT Graduate Admissions Committee 2016-2017
GVPT GSA Professional Development Representative 2016-2017
Dean's Graduate Student Advisory Committee (DGSAC) - GVPT Representative 2016-2018
Analia Gomez Vidal
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