Javier González Arellano. Coordinator of the Latin American Observatory on Memories, IIPSS. Political Scientist and BA in Public Administration from the Universidad Central de Chile, and student of the Master in Advanced Studies in Human Rights of the Carlos III University of Madrid, Spain. Previously he was a research member of the consulting group on sites of memory and human rights for the Chilean Institute of Human Rights (INDH Chile), co-researcher of the National Commission for Scientific and Technological Research (CONICYT Chile) and Research Assistant in the research line of human rights and politics of memory of the Center for Political Analysis and Research (CAIP Chile). Also, he has been Specialist in vulnerable groups in the Ministry of Social Development of the Chilean Government. His research interests include politics of memory, human rights, and international relations