Gregory J. Lobo earned his PhD in Literature from the University of California, San Diego, in 2002. Since that time he has worked teaching cultural theory in the Social Sciences Faculty of the Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá, Colombia, and carrying out research on power, symbolic formulation and social ontology in Colombia and beyond. He was recently a visiting professor at the University at Mannheim teaching the course Language and Interculturality; and a scholar-in-residence at the ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute for Curriculum Development in Critical Antisemitism Studies. His publications include the book, Colombia: algo diferente de una nación (Bogotá: CESO; Ediciones Uniandes, 2009), jointly edited editions of Cultural Studies and Politics and Culture, and contributions to academic journals like the International Journal of Cultural Studies, Philosophy of the Social Sciences, Revista de Estudios Sociales, Revista Iberoamericana, Revistas de Estudios Colombianos, as well as various book chapters.
Gregory J. Lobo earned his BA in American Studies, Highest Honors, from the University of California, Santa Cruz, in 1995. He earned his MA in Literature in 1999, and his PhD in Literature in 2002, both from the University of California, San Diego.