Department of Sociology

Alex Diamond

M.A., University of Texas at Austin

Alex Diamond



Peace Studies, Social Movements, Globalization, Latin America, Political Sociology, Violence, Ethnography.


Alex Diamond is a PhD student in the Department of Sociology and a Fellow of the Urban Ethnography Lab and the Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice. His research focuses on the implementation of the 2016 Peace Accords between the FARC (Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia) and the Colombian government. Using interviews and ethnographic methods, he seeks to understand the community experience of transition in areas of rural Colombia with a long history of insurgent control.

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    The University of Texas at Austin
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    Austin, TX 78712-1086