Sergio Galaz Garcia

Born in Mexico City. After completing Political Science studies he worked for two years in the Mexico City Government designing a comprehensive effort to relate the city budget to particular policy goals. After this effort, he enrolle in the Ph.D. program in sociology at Princeton Unvieristy, from which he is currently a Ph.D candidate. He is a third year masters in architecture student at MIT. 

Areas of Interest
Urban Design, SM, Community Planning and Economic Development, Conflict, Dispute Resolution, Mediation, and Participatory Planning, Technical Assistant, Fine Arts, Center for Archaeological Materials, Center for Computational Engineering, Center for Computational Research and Management Science, Center for Global Change Science, Center for International Studies, Housing, Center for Materials Science and Engineering, Department of Anthropology, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Social, Inclusion, and Diversity Planning, Department of Music and Theater Arts, Department of Political Science, Deshpande Center for Technological Innovation, Urban Design


2001 - 2005
B.A., Political Science, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE)
2009 - 2011
M.A., Sociology, Princeton University
2012 -
Ph.D. Candidate, Sociology, Princeton University
2014 - 2017
M.Arch Candidate, MIT

Academic Experience

2004 - 2006
Research Assistant, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas
2011 - 2013
Research Assistant, Princeton University
2011 - 2013
Teaching Assistant, Princeton University
2016 - 2017
Teaching Assistant, MIT

Professional Experience

2017 - 2017
Curatorial Intern, Archivo Diseno y Arquitectura - Mexico City
2017 - 2017
Research Intern, RADDAR - Sao Paulo
2016 - 2016
Curatorial Intern, Storefront for Art and Architecture - New York City
2008 - 2008
Deputy Director for Programmatic Analysis, Government of Mexico City
2007 - 2007
Deputy Director for Budget Information, Government of Mexico City


2016 - 2017
Bejos Fellowship, MIT
2015 - 2017
Merit-based scholarship, MIT
2010 - 2012
CONACYT Fellowship, Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnologia, Mexico
2009 - 2010
Lassen Fellowship, Princeton University
2001 - 2005
Merit Based Scholarship, Centro de Investigacion y Docencia Economicas (CIDE)


2013 -
Taller Priblico, Abierto Mexicano de Diseño, Mexico City
2007 -
Con TV a Color, Academia de Artes Visuales, Mexico City