Sebastián is a first-year doctoral student in Sociology at Princeton and a Lassen Fellow in the Program in Latin American Studies. He graduated summa cum laude from New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) in 2017, where he studied Social Research and Public Policy with a concentration in Economics. Before arriving at Princeton, Sebastián worked as a researcher in the Environmental Justice area at Dejusticia, a Colombia-based research and advocacy organization that promotes social justice and human rights. Sebastián is interested in culture, technology, inequality, globalization, ethnicity, climate change, and development. He wants to study how all of these interact to create conflict in Latin America and the Global South.