Susana Berruecos holds a doctorate in Government and an MSc in Public Administration and Public Policy from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), as well as a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM).
In the academic arena she has been a lecturer in Mexico and London, as well as visiting fellow at LSE and Georgetown University. Susana is currently teaching Comparative Politics, as well as Latin American regional scenarios and Contemporary Mexico at the Tecnológico de Monterrey. She joined the Latin American Centre at the University of Oxford as an Academic Visitor in December 2022.
She has published on judicial politics, democratization, security and electoral institutions. Susana is co-editor of “Mexico’s Struggle for Public Security: Organized Crime and State Responses”. In 2022 Susana published an article with Laurence Whitehead on sub-national politics and constitutional controversies and in 2023 they will both be acting as political editors of a special issue on judicial politics and democracy.