Tinker Visiting Professor

Rosaura Martínez Ruiz

Rosaura Martínez Ruiz is a full professor of philosophy at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and a member of the National System of Researchers, level III. She coordinated the research projects "Philosophers after Freud" and "Philosophy and Psychoanalysis as Critical Boarders of the Political" and is author of Freud y Derrida: escritura y psique (2013) and Eros: Más allá de la pulsión de muerte (2017). This last book was translated into English and published by Fordham University Press in 2021. She has coordinated several collective books and published articles on the intersections between psychoanalysis and philosophy and the field of the psychopolitical. In 2017, she received the Research Prize in Humanities from the Mexican Academy of Sciences; in 2019, she was a Fulbright Scholar; and in 2021, she received the Sor Juana Inez de la Cruz UNAM recognition. She is also on the advisory board of the International Consortium of Critical Theory Programs.

TVP Details
Employer/Affiliation Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)
Job Title Professor
Country of Residence Mexico
Field of expertise Philosophy
Specialty intersections between psychoanalysis and philosophy
Host University Details
University name Columbia University
Department Department of Latin American and Iberian Cultures
Academic Year 2023-2024
Term/Semester Fall