I work at the Business and Economics Faculty of the University of Magdalena en Santa Marta, Colombia. Currently, I am in study commission for conducting the PhD at ICTA, with the support of Universidad del Magdalena and Colciencias scholarship. I have a Master in Environmental Studies at the Autonomous University of Barcelona 2012-2013. Fellow of the "Erasmus Mundus" program in 2006-2008 at the European Joint Master in Water and Coastal Management, University of Plymouth, UK and the University of Cadiz, Spain. I am an economist from Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá and since 2005 I have been working as a researcher and professor at several universities in Colombia.
My doctoral thesis is focus on the environmental conflicts of coal mining in Cesar, Colombia and I am researching into the political ecology of the global coal chain, under the supervision of Joan Martinez-Alier.
Environmental accounting, environmental / climate justice and political ecology.
Email UAB: AndreaCarolina.Cardoso@uab.cat