Johanna Cilano (Havana, 1982). Lawyer and political scientist. PhD in History and Regional Studies from the University of Veracruz, Master's Degree in Political and Social Studies and Bachelor's Degree in Law from the University of Havana. She has obtained the CLACSO - Asdi Research Fellowship (2007) and the second research award of the Academic Observatory of Social Development of Guanajuato (2017). She has taught at the University of Havana, the University of Xalapa and the Universidad Iberoamericana de León. She is a postdoctoral researcher at UNAM ENES León, México.