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Julia Ros Cuellar

Julia Ros Cuellar

Doctoral researcher

Faculty or Centre Faculty of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences
Department Department of Geography and Spatial Planning
Postal Address Université du Luxembourg
Maison des Sciences Humaines
11, Porte des Sciences
L-4366 Esch-sur-Alzette
Campus Office MSH, E02 25-330
Telephone (+352) 46 66 44 5936

Julia Ros Cuéllar holds a bachelor’s in biology (University of Veracruz, Mexico) and a MSc in Conservation and Natural Resource Management (Institute of Ecology, A.C., Veracruz, Mexico). She has participated in diverse research international projects: iGamma project (Inecol) on Big Data for Environmental Decission making and policy coherence for sustainable development, Cross border region Mexico- Guatemala: migration dynamics and support networks and Conflicts over water: social networks in ecosystem payments and social movements.

Currently PhD candidate and researcher at the Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning, member of the Regional Integration and Social Cohesion-Social Elevation research Consortium (RISC-RISE) and editorial production manager of Regions & Cohesion, the RISC-RISE Open Access international journal.

Her research interests are policy coherence for sustainability, social-ecological systems, resilience and implementation and assessment of the Doughnut Model (Raworth, 2017), as well as migration dynamics and social network analysis. Enthusiastic about collaboration between researchers, policy makers and civil society for social equity and nature conservation, her aim is to participate in joint policy discussions and design.

She has coauthored peer reviewed papers on multifunctional landscapes and multilevel governance and natural resources management, as well as a book chapter on migrants support networks in cross border regions.

Research Interests

  • Sustainability and resilience
  • Policy Coherence for Development
  • Social-ecological systems
  • Social Network Analysis
  • Environmental governance
  • Migration networks

Languages: Spanish and English

Last updated on: Wednesday, 07 July 2021

  • 2008-2013 Bachelor’s degree in Biology. University of Veracruz (Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico).
  • 2013 Research assistant. Forestry Research Center of University of Veracruz (Universidad Veracruzana, Mexico).
  • 2015-2017 Master in Science focused in nature conservation and natural resources management. Institute of Ecology, A. C. (Mexico).
  • 2017-2018 Research assistant, social network analysis work group. Water governance, conflicts and public policy. Center of Economic Teaching and Research (CIDE) and Center of Geospatial Information Science Research (CENTROGEO).
  • 2018 Research assistant, social network analysis. Global change, sustainability and climate change in river basins.  Center of Global Change and Sustainability on Southeast (CGCSS, Mexico), National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) , National Commission for Knowledge and use of Biodiversity (CONABIO, Mexico) and CENTROGEO (Mexico).
  • 2018 Field work and research assistant, social network analysis work group. Migration networks and security alternative regimes in transboundary regions.
  • Since September 2018 PhD student at the University of Luxembourg in collaboration with GAMMA Integrity project (iGAMMA) project of the Institute of Ecology (Instituto de Ecología, A.C. Mexico).

Last updated on: 18 Mar 2020

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See detailHow green are our laws? Presenting a normative coherence for sustainable development methodology
Koff, Harlan; Challenger, Antony; Ros Cuellar, Julia; Aguilar Orea, Rafael; Lara Lopez, Maria del Socorro

in Environmental Policy and Governance (2022)

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See detailTen years of re-thinking regions from citizens’ perspectives
Koff, Harlan; Maganda, Carmen; De Lombaerde, Philippe; Kauffer, Edith; Ros Cuellar, Julia

in Regions & Cohesion (2020), 10(3), -

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See detailMulti-level social-ecological networks in a payments for ecosystem services programme in central Veracruz, Mexico
Langle-Flores, Alfonso; Aguilar Rodríguez, Adriana; Romero-Uribe, Humberto; Ros Cuellar, Julia

in Environmental Conservation (2020)

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See detailCan Multifunctional Landscapes Become Effective Conservation Strategies? Challenges and Opportunities From a Mexican Case Study
Ros Cuellar, Julia; Porter Bolland, Luciana; Bonilla Moheno, Martha

in Land (2019), 8(1(6)), 1-20

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