Martha Hernández-Martínez (She/ Ella/ Her/ Hers), Senior Research Associate.
Martha Hernández-Martínez holds a Master in Public Affairs from the Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota with a concentration in Women’s International Human Rights and Development Policy and a License in Psychology from the National Autonomous University of Nicaragua. Her work experience includes working as a mental health provider with survivors of domestic violence and natural disasters and collaborated on research to engage Nicaraguan men in HIV prevention efforts.
Her research focuses on intimate partner violence (IPV), Masculinities, human trafficking, sexual violence, and the impact of public policies on women’s lives. She developed a toolkit designed to engage Latino men in domestic violence prevention efforts, collaborated in the development of a toolkit designed to evaluate domestic violence programs.