Adriana Hernandez-Ortiz

Adriana Lucia Hernandez-Ortiz

Professional Summary

Adriana Lucia Hernández-Ortiz  is a MPA SJ student at the University of Cincinnati. She holds a B.A. in Economics from the Universidad del Rosario, a Postbaccalaurate in Public Management from the Escuela Superior de Administración Pública, and a Master's degree in Government and Public Policy from the Universidad Externado de Colombia. She has previously worked in a wide range of topics as an advisor in the public sector, such as rural and urban socio-economic development, peace agreements, pensions, and labor. She has worked for the Agencia de Renovación del Territorio, Bogotá's City Council, Administradora Colombiana de Pensiones - Colpensiones and Colombia's Ministry of Labor. She also has experience as a Research Assistant at Fedesarrollo, a Think Tank based in Colombia.

Her research interests include: Social Justice, Rural and Urban Development, Education and Gender Studies. 


Postbaccalaureate in Public Management: Escuela Superior de Administración Pública Bogotá, Colombia, 2017 (Public Management)

BA, Economics: Universidad del Rosario Bogotá, Colombia, 2011

Master's Degree in Government and Public Policy: Universidad Externado de Colombia Bogotá, Colombia, 2021

Research and Practice Interests

Research interests focus on development, peace agreements, gender studies, social policies, public management.

Positions and Work Experience

10-2019 -12-2020 Advisor, Support the Colombian peace agreement implementation process. , Agencia de Renovación del Territorio, Bogotá, Colombia

03-2019 -10-2019 Advisor, City Council of Bogotá, Bogotá, Colombia

04-2014 -12-2018 Advisor, Administradora Colombiana de Pensiones - Colpensiones, Bogotá, Colombia

01-2014 -04-2014 Advisor, Advisor for the deputy director of labor analysys, monitoring and prospective on labor market indicators and studies. , Colombian Ministry of Labor, Bogotá, Colombia

10-2010 -12-2013 Research Assistant, Research topics: Colombia’s Mining Sector, Environmental Studies, Institutional Capacity, Monitoring and Evaluation, Air Transport Sector. , Fedesarrollo, Bogotá, Colombia

01-2010 -06-2010 Teaching Assistant, Microeconomics III, Economics Department, Undergraduate Level Course , Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá, Colombia

01-2008 -06-2008 Teaching Assistant, Microeconomics I, Economics Department, Undergraduate Level Course , Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá, Colombia


Other Publications

Helena García Romero & Adriana Hernández Ortiz (2012. ) Elaboración de una evaluación integral de sostenibilidad (EIS) para Colombia .Cuadernos de Fedesarrollo, 40 , Fedesarrollo

Mauricio Olivera & Pilar Cabrera & Wendy Bermúdez & Adriana Hernández (2011. ) El Impacto del Transporte Aéreo en la Economía Colombiana y las Políticas Públicas .Cuadernos de Fedesarrollo, 34 , Fedesarrollo

Honors and Awards

01-2021 -To Present Graduate Assistanship and Scholarship. Taf Research Center Status:Recipient Level:College

01-2006 -12-2010 Undergraduate Scholarship for Excellence Performance on the Saber 11 Test Universidad del Rosario Level:University