Daniela serves as a Research Assistant at FIU’s Gordon Institute where she is tasked with supporting the research efforts for the Academic-Defense partnership with the U.S. Southern Command. Ms. Campos specializes in International Relations and Political Science with major focuses on U.S. Foreign Policy, Public Policy, Security Studies and Latin American Affairs. Ms. Campos has vast research experience through FIU’s Applied Research Center partnership with different Federal Agencies such as the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Southern Command. Previously, Ms. Campos Served as an intern at the U.S. Department of State’s Diplomacy Lab program where she was responsible for the Gold Team’s coordination, research and reporting along with the team regarding the student exchange trends in the Americas, delivering the report “U.S. and Mexico: Student Mobility Trends" in Spring 2014. Prior to joining FIU, Ms. Campos has served as Research Assistant for the Universidad Del Rosario’s Political and International Studies Center (CEPI) in Bogota, Colombia. Ms. Campos holds a B.A. in International Relations and a B.A. in Political Science from Florida International University and a Certificate on Latin American Studies from FIU’s Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center. In addition, Ms. Campos has published a book chapter on the Reform to the Law 30th of Education in Colombia.