Ximena Rueda

Ximena Rueda, PhD

Research Associate

Energy and Environment Building, room 369
473 Via Ortega
Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305-4205

(650) 721-2220 (voice)


Ximena Rueda is a research associate at the School of Earth Sciences at Stanford University. Her research focuses on the impacts of globalization on land use, with particular attention to tropical commodities.  She has extensive experience on rural development and environmental conservation in Latin America. Ximena received a BA and MA in Economics from Universidad de los Andes in Colombia, a Masters in City Planning from MIT, and a PhD in Geography from Clark University.