Meet the Team

Observatorio de Las Américas (OLA Colorado) offers a democratic platform for junior researchers from different places in the Americas, currently enrolled or recently graduated from advanced degree programs. Researchers at OLA Colorado share collaborate in the expansion of access to specialized knowledge about the Americas and collaborate in different projects toward the democratization of various educational platforms including Academia and beyond.  The group operates under a shared principle of camaraderie and mutual support toward the development of their own professional skills, research agendas and teaching interests.


To find out more about each of the current researchers collaborating through this virtual space, click on their names.

Current Team


Researcher | Artist


Researcher | Director




Marcus Vinicius Avelar, PhD

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