FLACSO Researcher

Marco Córdova

Marco Córdova

Ph.D. in Social Science with specialization in Andean Studies, FLACSO Ecuador
Coordinador de Investigación
Department: Public Affairs
Phone: (593-2) 2946800 ext. 2812

Investigation lines:
gobernanza urbana, políticas públicas locales, instituciones políticas, seguridad ciudadana.
Geographic area:
América Latina

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  • Doctor in Social Sciences with mention in Andean Studies (FLACSO Ecuador). Master's Degree in Political Science (FLACSO Ecuador).

    Architect (Central University of Ecuador). Since 2006 he has worked as a researcher and professor / researcher at the Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLACSO) Headquarters Ecuador. Between 2006 and 2012 he collaborated in the City Studies Program.

    He has been a lecturer and guest lecturer at several universities. He has participated in some design and planning firms developing architectural and urban projects for the public and private sectors. His research is framed in themes related to city government, local public policies, political institutions, risk management and citizen security. Research addressed from the theoretical debates of neo-institutionalism and democratic governance, prioritizing a comparative methodology in the Andean and Latin American context.