Dr Guillaume Long, Ecuador's Minister of Knowledge and Human Talent: Ecuador's road to structural change: accomplishments and future challenges

Dr Guillaume Long, Ecuador's Minister of Knowledge and Human Talent: Ecuador's road to structural change: accomplishments and future challenges

Thursday, 22 January 2015 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Venue: 
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Speaker(s): 
Convenor: 
Latin American Centre
Series: 
Latin American Centre Seminars

Dr Guillaume Long
Minister of Knowledge and Human Talent

Guillaume Long holds a Ph.D. from the UCL Institute of the Americas, a Master’s Degree in Political Science from the University of London, and a Bachelor ìs Degree (Hons) in History from the School of Oriental and African Studies.

On May 2013, Dr. Long was appointed Minister of Knowledge and Human Talent. Currently, he is also the Rector of the Ecuadorian Institute of Public Administration. 

He has performed other relevant public functions such as President of the Council for the Evaluation, Accreditation and Quality Assurance of Higher Education.

Guillaume Long has taught History and International Relations in many Ecuadorian universities. His academic work has been mainly focused on the construction of the modern Nation-State, hegemony and counter-hegemony in asymmetric international relations, and Ecuadorian maritime policy.