Country of Citizenship: Chile
Address: Educational Administration & Policy Studies
School of Education
University at Albany, SUNY
Albany, NY 12222
Paulina Berrios is a PhD student of the Department of Educational Administration and Policy Studies (EAPS), State University of New York at Albany, and a Doctoral Research Associate at PROPHE.
Berrios earned both her Professional degree of Sociologist and her MS in Gender Studies and Culture from University of Chile. She has worked as a university professor and researcher in gender studies and higher education in Chile. Additionally, Berrios published a book (2011) by Editorial Academica Espanola on female university professors in Chile and has presented papers in Chile, Mexico, Spain (via teleconference), Canada, and the U.S. In addition, she was a fellow for the 2011 Center for Women in Government and Civil Society Fellowship Program for women leaders in Public Policy in New York State.
Berrios’ dissertation topic focuses on part-time professors in Chilean universities with attention academic work, career development, institutional engagement, and governance participation; she analyzes private-public dimensions of each of these variables.