Christine Schulz is a graduate student in the Latin American Studies master’s program at the University of Utah. She received her bachelor’s degree in history from Truman State University in 2018.
Her areas of interest include immigration and environmental policy, participatory democracy, local governance, and indigenous movements in the U.S. and South America. She is currently completing her thesis on the implementation of prior consultation laws in Ecuador and Bolivia. Her thesis research is funded by the Tinker Foundation Pre-Dissertation Field Research Grant. She has held a Foreign Language and Areas Studies (FLAS) fellowship at the University of Utah since Fall 2020. She is a proud native of Chicago, Illinois, and border collie dog owner.