Associate Professor, Department of History, Brock University

Born in Venezuela to Spanish-Colombian parents and raised in Bogota (Colombia), Dr. Maria del Carmen Suescun Pozas (Brock University,  St Catharines, Ontario) trained as a visual artist (B.F.A Concordia 1993) and art historian (M.A. McGill University, 2006), with a joint PhD in History and Art History (McGill, 2005), Maria del Carmen Suescun Pozas held a Postdoctoral position at Université de Montreal (Department d’histoire, 2005-2007) before moving on to a tenure-track position on Latin American history in the Department of History at Brock University (ON) in 2007 where she works as a cultural historian. She is also Faculty in the Social Justice and Equity Studies Program and Studies in Comparative Literature and Art MA Program at Brock.