Team

We are two professionals who fell in love with El Salvador and their people. Evelyn arrived in 2009 working with women groups and youth in different parts of the country. Norbert arrived in 2017 doing a research project.

Norbert Ross

Dr. Norbert Ross is Professor of Anthropology and Psychology at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, USA. Originally from Germany, he has lived over 10 years in Mexico and since 1998 in the USA. He has conducted research and outreach work with Maya children in southern Mexico and among Menominee of Wisconsin, EEUU. Since then, he has shifted his focus in 2017 to work with children in El Salvador. His work has been supported with multiple grants from the National Science Foundation (NSF); the National Institute of Health (NIH), and the Fulbright Commission. He studied theater in New York and teaches theater and Anthropology at Vanderbilt University.

Email me: norbert.o.ross@Vanderbilt.Edu

Evelyn Salvo A.

Evelyn Salvo A. Social Worker, Chilean feminist with over 20 years of experience working with women and youth in conditions of high vulnerability. In 2009 she migrated to El Salvador, Central America, to work with women in rural areas on issues of gender and empowerment. She is interested in anthropological research related to gender issues.

Email me: elsalvador.actuemos@gmail.com


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