Julieta is currently completing a master´s degree in Urban & Regional Planning with Universidad de Buenos Aires. She completed her undergraduate degree in social sciences, humanities, and economics at Universidad Argentina de la Empresa. She joined SIT in 2012 and the following year assumed the role of homestay and student affairs coordinator. In 2013, she worked together with program staff and students to publish a book about women’s rights entitled Desarrollo y Derechos de las Mujeres: Participación y liderazgo en organizaciones comunitarias. Her research interests include material culture, sustainable livelihoods and gender.