Graduate Program Coordinator
- (505) 277-5104
- Room 2059, Social Sciences Building, #78
Vanessa holds a B.A. in Spanish from the University of Idaho and a B.A. in Multi-Ethnic Studies from Boise State University. In 2015, Vanessa completed her M.A. in Latin American Studies at the University of New Mexico. In addition to her experience as a student at UNM, Vanessa served as a graduate assistant, conducting program recruitment and coordinating the Latin American and Iberian Institute’s governing faculty committees.
In the Department of Political Science, Vanessa provides support for the department’s M.A. and PhD programs. She serves as the department liaison with the Office of Graduate Studies, provides information about the graduate programs to prospective students, orients new students to the department, and provides support for current graduate students.