Research and Academic Bridges with Mexico – CONACyT Scholar Opportunities


This information panel session will discuss ways to recruit, teach, and mentor CONACyT graduate students and CONACyT research scholars from Mexico. This panel will present on the academic and research benefits for faculty to develop institutional and binational efforts with higher education institutions (HEIs) through CONACyT in Mexico.

This information panel session will feature CONACyT Scholars’ experience at the University of Arizona with tips for expanding one’s research networks between Mexico and the United States.

Moderator: Justin Dutram, AVP Mexico Initiatives, UA Global


Dr. Heidi Mansour, Associate Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences

Dr. Adrián Arroyo Perez, Associate Director, Faculty Affairs, University of Arizona, CONACyT Scholar in Higher Education

Clarisa Grijalva Lugo, current CONACyT Scholar in Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Arizona

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3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. March 11, 2021

Event Contacts

Emily Kotay - Associate, International Research