Diana M. Ramirez

  • Associate Director Graduate Programs and International Affairs
Preston Hall


LLB Tecnologico de Monterrey Mexico City
Master in International Law Tecnologico de Monterrey Mexico City
LLM Washington University in St. Louis School of Law
JSD Washinton University in St. Louis School of Law

Diana studied her first degree in law in Mexico City, where she started her professional career as an attorney and consultant in international law.

She started teaching and became the Law School Director at her alma mater Tecnológico de Monterrey in Mexico City in 2014, position she held until 2017 when she came to the United States to work on her LLM and JSD (Juris Scientiae Doctor) from Washington University in St. Louis.

In the United States she started working on International Human Rights and Migration and became an active advocate for asylums seekers and refugees at the border. The research that eventually granted her doctoral degree was: "Laws, Policies and Responses for Unaccompanied Minors at the Border: The Need for Reform, Promotion and Protection of International Human Rights in the United States of America.”