Consuelo holds a PhD from Edinburgh University and a Master’s degree in International Studies from Universidad de Chile.
Her research interests include enduring interstate rivalries, political psychology, foreign policy analysis, and political leaders’ psychological assessment.
She also has a particular interest in the foreign policies of Latin America.
Consuelo's research focuses on the application of psychologically oriented and agent-based approaches to understanding decision-making in international relations.
Currently, she is particularly keen to conduct research that helps expand the understanding of the role of emotions in shaping policymakers’ decisions in international conflicts.
She tweets @Consuelothiers