Daniela Gutiérrez F., M.A.

Daniela Axa Gutiérrez Fuentes


Department of English and American Studies
Chair of American Studies (Prof. Dr. Paul)

Room: Room A303
Bismarckstraße 1
91054 Erlangen

Office Hours

by appointment

Research Interests

Decolonial and Latin American Thoughts
Inter-American Studies
Political Ecology
Indigenous Studies
Human Rights and Social Movements

Current Research Project

  • Open Veins of Native America : Extractivism, digital media and the ecopolitics of relationality in the coverage of socio-enviromental conflicts (Dissertation Project)


M.A. in The Americas/Las Américas – FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg (2019)

Diplomado in Education for Sustainable Development – Universidad Santiago de Chile (2015)

B.A. in Journalism; B.A in Political Science; B.A in International Studies – California State University, Long Beach (2008)


  • 2019-present: research assistant at the chair of American Studies at FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg

Fellowships & Grants

  • 2019: Bavarian American Academy fellowship for the Futures of American Studies Institute at Dartmouth College, New Hampshire


  • Inter-American Encounters and Connections: U.S and Latin American relations during the Cold War (PS/MS)
  • Tutorials for MA The Americas/ The Américas exam and thesis writing