María del Pilar File-Muriel

PhD Program

Photo: María  del Pilar File-Muriel

Ethnology

Email: 
pilarfm@unm.edu
Chair: 
Dr. Les Field

Prior Degrees/Institutions:
MPA, Indiana University (2007)
MA, University of New Mexico (2012)

Research Interest/s:

I am an activist anthropologist interested in the dynamics of processes of peace building and specifically, the case of the territories of peace and humanitarian zones in Colombia. I look at the multi-scalar relationships that sustain peace and the intersection of discourse and practice in peace building and social change.