Gustavo Adolfo Vaamonde
Professor, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Venezuela
Department: LLILAS , UT AUSTIN
Academic Year: 2021-2022
Gustavo Adolfo Vaamonde is a professor in the Cátedra Historical Theory and Method, and director of the master’s program in History, at Universidad Central de Venezuela. He earned his PhD in History in 2013 from Universidad San Pablo C.E.U. Spain. Dr. Vaamonde has received different awards during his professional career. He was appointed Member of the National Academy of Venezuelan History, Chair “D” in 2018. He also was a recipient of the “Rafael María Baralt” Prize for Best Venezuelan Young Researcher, Venezuela and he received the “Francisco González Guinán” National History Prize, Venezuela, in 2017. His latest books include “Remedios para atajar el mal. Venezuela 1780-1806” (Madrid: Ediciones 19, 2016) and “Los Novadores de Caracas. La Suprema Junta de Gobierno de Venezuela (1810-1811)” (Caracas: Fundación Bancaribe / Academia Nacional de la Historia, 2010).