Mr Alejandro Espinosa-Rada

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Alejandro Espinosa-Rada is a PhD Student in Sociology at the University of Manchester and member of the Mitchell Centre for Social Network Analysis. He completed his master’s degree in sociology at the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile and received his bachelor’s degree from Alberto Hurtado University. Before arriving at Manchester in 2017, he worked as an adjunct assistant professor at the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, Alberto Hurtado University and the University of Santiago, Chile. He was the co-founder and past editor of the academic journal "Contenido. Cultura y Ciencias Sociales" and now is the coordinator of “the Chilean Society of the Social Network Science” (CHISOCNET) and co-director of the consultancy "Mecanismos Sociales Ltda." in Chile. 

Title of the thesis – “A Network Approach for the Sociological Study of Science: Modelling a Dynamic Multilevel Network.”

Supervisors: Dr Elisa Bellotti (Sociology), Prof Martin Everett (Sociology), and Dr Termeh Shafie (Social Statistics)

Areas of expertise

  • HM Sociology - Social Network Analysis, Multilevel Networks, Modelling Social Networks, Sociology of Science, Science of Science, Longitudinal Networks, Computational Social Science

Education / academic qualifications

  • 2015 - Master of Social Science Pontificia Universidad Catülica de Chile
  • 2012 - Bachelor of Social Science Universidad Alberto Hurtado

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