About the Speaker:
Silvia Giorguli earned her BA in Sociology from Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México in 1992. She then earned her MA in Demography from El Colegio de México in 1995 and in 2002, earned her PhD in Sociology from Brown University. Silvia currently works as the President of El Colegio de México. Her research focusses primarily on international migration from Mexico to the United States and its consequences for the Mexican population, transitions into adulthood in Latin America, and the consequences of demographic change.