Chair, Mexico Regional Network
Ignacio Lozano-Verduzco (Chair, Mexico Regional Network) is a full professor of Psychology at the National Pedagogic University in Mexico City. He has coordinated research projects regarding masculinities, homophobia and violence. He is interested in homophobia (and other forms of discrimination and stigma) as a social structure and how it affects subjectivity and wellbeing. He is the main author of four books, and has edited two others, published over twenty peer-reviewed articles in international journals and conferences. He was awarded the Mexico City Youth Award 2013 for his academic achievement. He currently collaborates with two international research teams interested in analyzing how minority individuals navigate structural stigma, their health, wellbeing and interpersonal relationships.