Efrain García Sanchez

Biografia

Efrain García Sanchez holds a BA in Psychology from the University of Valle (2007), a specialization degree in Police Service (Citizen Security and Social Coexistence) from the National Directorate of Schools of the National Police of Colombia (2010), an MA in Psychology from the University of Valle (2014), an MA in Psychology and Social Intervention from the University of Granada (2012), and a PhD in Psychology from the University of Granada (2019). He is currently a Post-Doctorate Researcher at USP's Center for the Study of Violence.

Academic Background

2019 Post-Doctorate.
University of Sao Paulo, USP, Brazil.

2014 – 2019 PhD in Psychology.
University of Granada, UGR, Spain.
Title: The vicious cycle of economic inequality: The role of perceptions and ideologies of inequality.
Advisor: Rosa Rodríguez Bailón.

2010 – 2014 MA in Psychology.
University of Valle, UNIVALLE, Colombia.
Title: Construction of the Professional Identities of Colombian National Police officers.
Advisor: Erico Rentería Perez.

2010 - 2012
MA in Psychology of Social Intervention.
University of Granada, UGR, Spain.
Title: Inclination towards Social Dominance and Legitimization of violence in young people in the City of Cali.
Advisor: Humberto Trujillo Mendoza.
Fellowship: Erasmus Mundus – European Union, EM, Spain.

2009 - 2010
Specialization Degree in Police Service (Citizen Security and Social Coexistence).
National Directorate of Schools of the National Police of Colombia, DINAE, Colombia.
Title: Moral Development in the National Police of Colombia. Approaches for an intervention proposal in Police Training Schools.
Advisor: Jhon Manuel Peña.

2002 - 2007
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.
University of Valle, UNIVALLE, Colombia.
Title: Work meaning constructed from the trajectory and development of employability skills.
Advisor: Erico Rentería Perez.

Related links

Lattes

Complete list of publications.