5th UC MEXUS-CONACYT Doctoral Fellows Symposium
Friday, February 23, 2018
List of Attendees & Participants
KEYNOTE SPEAKER
  • Alicia Castillo Álvarez, Investigadora Titular C, Instituto de Investigaciones en Ecosistemas y Sustentabilidad, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)
INVITED PRESENTER
  • María Dolores Sánchez Soler, Directora Adjunta de Posgrado y Becas, CONACYT
ALUMNI PANELISTS
  • Juan Luis Aguilera Servin, Process Engineer, IST Austria, Doctoral Alumni, 2009 Cohort, Physics and Astronomy, UC Riverside
  • David Carrillo Cisneros, Senior Software Engineer, Mythic AI, Doctoral Alumni, 2009 Cohort, Computer Science, UC Irvine
  • Everardo Rodrigo Díaz Gómez, Founder & Chief Operating Officer, Mural Táctil, S.C., Doctoral Alumni, 2007 Cohort, Political Science, UC Santa Barbara
  • Rufina Hernández Martínez, Investigadora Titular C y Directora de Estudios de Posgrado, CICESE, Doctoral Alumni, 1999 Cohort, Plant Pathology & Microbiology, UC Riverside
  • Fabiola Manjarrez Gutiérrez, Investigadora Asociada C, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Doctoral Alumni, 2003 Cohort, Mathematics, UC Davis
  • Francisco Javier Monge Navarro, Investigador Titular C, Universidad Autónoma de Baja California, Doctoral Alumni, 2003 Cohort, Microbiology, UC Davis
  • Virginia Montero Hernández, Assistant Professor, California State University, Stanislaus, Doctoral Alumni, 2005 Cohort, Education, UC Riverside (panel moderator)
  • Erick Moreno Centeno, Associate Professor, Texas A&M University, Doctoral Alumni, 2004 Cohort, Industrial Engineering & Operations Research, UC Berkeley
  • Alejandra Prieto Davó, Profesor Asociado, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Doctoral Alumni, 2002 Cohort, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego
INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH & SCHOLARSHIP PANELISTS
  • Guillermo Aguilar, Chair & Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, UC Riverside
  • Allert Brown-Gort, Director General, La Casa de la Universidad de California en México (panel moderator)
  • Elena Centeno García, Investigadora Titular B, Instituto de Geología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
  • Viviane Mahieux, Graduate Program Director & Associate Professor, Department of Spanish & Portuguese, UC Irvine
  • Mónica Martínez Wilhelmus, Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering and Chemical & Environmental Engineering, UC Riverside
  • Consuelo Morgado-Valle, Investigadora Titular C, Centro de Investigaciones Cerebrales, Universidad Veracruzana
  • Gabriela Parra-Olea, Investigadora Titular B, Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
  • Joaquín Salas Rodríguez, Profesor, Centro de Investigación en Ciencia Aplicada y Tecnología Avanzada, Unidad Querétaro, Instituto Politécnico Nacional
UC MEXUS-CONACYT DOCTORAL FELLOWS
  • Alejandro José Álvarez Barragán, 2014 Cohort, Department of Mechanical Engineering, UC Riverside
  • Jesús Arellano González, 2014 Cohort, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Davis
  • Nelson Augusto Berrocal Quezada, 2014 Cohort, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, UC Berkeley
  • Jovani Catalán Dibene, 2013 Cohort, Graduate Program in Cellular and Molecular Biosciences, UC Irvine
  • Ana Georgina Cobián Güemes, 2015 Cohort, Joint Doctoral Program in Cell and Molecular Biology, UC San Diego
  • Nathalí Cordero Quiros, 2015 Cohort, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Climate, Ocean, Atmosphere Program, UC San Diego
  • Manuel Alejandro Cornejo Blanco, 2016 Cohort, Quantitative and Systems Biology Graduate Group, UC Merced
  • Mauricio Cruz Loya, 2015 Cohort, Department of Biomathematics, UC Los Angeles
  • Luz Aura De Wit Ostos, 2013 Cohort, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department, UC Santa Cruz
  • Pedro Franco Navarro, 2014 Cohort, Department of Mechanical Engineering, UC San Diego
  • Javier García Rivas, 2013 Cohort, Program in Public Health, UC Irvine
  • Ricardo Garza Giron, 2015 Cohort, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, UC Santa Cruz
  • José Alfredo Giron Nava, 2014 Cohort, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego
  • Yunuen Gómez Ocampo, 2015 Cohort, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, UC Santa Barbara
  • Ángel González López, 2013 Cohort, Department of Anthropology, UC Riverside
  • René Gutiérrez Márquez, 2015 Cohort, Department of Applied Mathematics & Statistics, UC Santa Cruz
  • Viridiana Hernández Fernández, 2015 Cohort, Department of History, UC Davis
  • Karla Gabriela Huerta Acosta, 2014 Cohort, Graduate Group in Horticulture & Agronomy, UC Davis
  • Héctor Alejandro Inda Díaz, 2015 Cohort, Atmospheric Science Graduate Group, UC Davis
  • Israel Jiménez Luna, 2017 Cohort, Department of Microbiology & Plant Pathology, UC Riverside
  • Fátima Khayar Cámara, 2014 Cohort, Department of Sociology, UC San Diego
  • José Fernando Luna Ríos, 2014 Cohort, Department of Physics, UC Santa Barbara
  • Nelda Issa Marengo Camacho, 2016 Cohort, Department of Anthropology, UC Riverside
  • María de Lourdes Martínez Estévez, 2014 Cohort, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UC Santa Cruz
  • José Martínez Lomelí, 2016 Cohort, Department of Genetics, Genomics and Bioinformatics, UC Riverside
  • Luis de Jesús Martínez Lomelí, 2014 Cohort, Graduate Program in Mathematical, Computational and Systems Biology, UC Irvine
  • Erick Rolando Martínez Loran, 2014 Cohort, Department of NanoEngineering, UC San Diego
  • Jessica Aurora Martínez Martínez, 2014 Cohort, Department of Bioengineering, UC Los Angeles
  • Luis Ángel Martínez Martínez, 2015 Cohort, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, UC San Diego
  • Fabian Martín Martínez Pallares, 2015 Cohort, Materials Science and Engineering Graduate Program, UC San Diego
  • Yamile Alejandra Mennah Govela, 2015 Cohort, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, UC Davis
  • Jorge Armando Montiel Molina, 2015 Cohort, Environmental Systems Graduate Group, UC Merced
  • Evelyn Morales Vázquez, 2014 Cohort, Graduate School of Education, UC Riverside
  • Ana María Moreno Collado, 2014 Cohort, Department of Bioengineering, UC San Diego
  • Luis Felipe Munguia Corella, 2015 Cohort, Department of Economics, UC Irvine
  • Octavio Narvaez Aroche, 2013 Cohort, Mechanical Engineering Department, UC Berkeley
  • José Pablo Ortiz Partida, 2014 Cohort, Department of Land, Air and Water Resources, UC Davis
  • Elisabet Pérez Coronel, 2014 Cohort, Environmental Systems Graduate Group, UC Merced
  • Alejandro Ramírez Mendez, 2013 Cohort, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, UC Los Angeles
  • Paulina Ramírez Niembro, 2015 Cohort, Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies, UC Santa Barbara
  • Juan Arturo Ramírez Valdez, 2014 Cohort, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego
  • Mónica Beatriz Rodríguez Guevara, 2014 Cohort, Department of Economics, UC Davis
  • Armando David Rodríguez Maldonado, 2015 Cohort, School of Law, UC Berkeley
  • Joel Rodríguez Medina, 2015 Cohort, Integrative Genetics and Genomics Graduate Group, UC Davis
  • Diana Lizbeth Rodríguez Ortega, 2016 Cohort, Quantitative and Systems Biology Graduate Group, UC Merced
  • Jessica Paola Saldierna Guzmán, 2015 Cohort, Environmental Systems Graduate Group, UC Merced
  • Fernando Soto Álvarez, 2014 Cohort, Department of NanoEngineering, UC San Diego
  • Andrés Torres García, 2015 Cohort, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Graduate Group, UC Merced
  • Minerva Uribe Robles, 2016 Cohort, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, UC Riverside
  • Carlos Ingram Vargas Consuelos, 2015 Cohort, Materials Science and Engineering Graduate Program, UC San Diego
  • Javier Iván Vázquez Morales, 2016 Cohort, Department of Animal Science, UC Davis
  • David Veloz Sandoval, 2016 Cohort, Department of Public Health, UC Merced
  • Lorena Villanueva Almanza, 2014 Cohort, Department of Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside
  • Natalia Villanueva Nieves, 2013 Cohort, Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies, UC Santa Barbara
UC MEXUS-CONACYT POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLARS
  • Marcela Briones Martín del Campo, Department of Pediatrics, UC San Francisco
  • Gerardo Cortés, Department of Microbiology and Environmental Toxicology, UC Santa Cruz
  • Natanael Cuando, Department of Mechanical Engineering, UC Riverside
  • Willivaldo Delgadillo, Departamento de Arte, Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez
  • Ana Luisa Durán Meza, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, UC Los Angeles
  • Miguel Antonio García Knight, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, UC San Francisco
  • Zulema Gómez, Department of Earth System Science, UC Irvine
  • Anthony Rasmussen, Departamento de Música, UNAM
  • Betsabé Román-González, Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies, UC San Diego
  • Andrew Somerville, Departamento de Geoquímica, UNAM
  • Nydia Tejeda-Muñoz, Department of Biological Chemistry, UC Los Angeles
  • Santiago Trueba-Sánchez, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UC Los Angeles
  • Patricia Valdespino, Climate and Ecosystem Sciences Division, UC Berkeley
  • Alba Rocío Valdez Tah, Department of Anthropology, UC Irvine
  • Daniel Velez Ramírez, Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics, UC Los Angeles
INVITED RESEARCHER
  • Luis Beltran-Parrazal, Investigador Titular C, Centro de Investigaciones Cerebrales, Universidad Veracruzana
UC MEXUS ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEMBERS
  • Guillermo Aguilar, Chair & Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, UC Riverside
  • Viviane Mahieux, Graduate Program Director & Associate Professor, Department of Spanish & Portuguese, UC Irvine
UCR ADMINISTRATION
  • Kelechi Kalu, Vice Provost of International Affairs, UC Riverside
MEXICAN CONSULATE
  • Jorge Leyva de la Peña, Cónsul for Political & Economic Affairs, Mexican Consulate of San Bernandino
  • María Martínez, Asuntos Académicos del Consulado, Mexican Consulate of Los Angeles
  • Cynthia Prida Bravo, Cónsul de Cooperación Académica, Mexican Consulate of Los Angeles
  • Salomón Rosas Ramírez, Cónsul, Mexican Consulate of San Bernandino
  • Caterina Malvica, Mexican Consulate of San Bernandino
  • Lorenzo Cortés, GPP Global Holdings, Ensenada
  • Eduardo Garcia, XTRM Security
UC MEXUS STAFF
  • Louise Bachman, Reporting Analyst, UC MEXUS
  • Wendy DeBoer, Director of Academic Programs, UC MEXUS
  • Exequiel Ezcurra, Director & Professor of Plant Ecology, UC MEXUS
  • Susana Hidalgo, Academic Programs Officer, UC MEXUS
  • Andrea Kaus, Director of Research Programs, UC MEXUS
  • Anna Medina, Administrative Assistant, UC MEXUS
  • Cynthia Parish, Director of Administration, UC MEXUS
  • Crystal Petrini, Financial Analyst, UC MEXUS
  • Martha Ponce, Grants Analyst, UC MEXUS
  • Verónica Sandoval, Academic Programs Coordinator, UC MEXUS
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