Hebe Vessuri


Hebe Vessuri

Hebe Vessuri, anthropologist, emeritus researcher from the Center of Science Studies at the Venezuelan Institute of Scientific Research. Currently research collaborator at the Director’s Office, Research Center of Environmental Geography (CIGA), Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM). She has contributed to the emergence and consolidation of the field of social studies of science and technology in Latin America, setting up initiatives of advanced research and training programs in several countries. Her research focus is in science in world peripheries, the current internationalization of the social sciences, and the interface between higher education, scientific research and, other forms of knowledge.