Dr. Barbara Ibinarriaga Soltero

Barbara looks after the Society’s Early Career Researchers Network. Besides being the main point of contact for the Network members, Barbara produces the monthly ECR Bulletin and leads the organisation of seminars, workshops and other activities. Barbara works closely with Cathy Stroemer to deliver the Researcher Development Programme, one of the Society’s core activities to promote collaborations between researchers across Wales. This programme is funded by the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW). 

Barbara joined the Society in June 2021.  

As a social scientist, who graduated from Cardiff University, Barbara continues developing her research profile through consultancy for research projects and supporting non-profit organisations to obtain funding to work within Mexican indigenous communities.   

Barbara is passionate about teaching and loves swimming and cycling.

Please note that Barbara currently works part-time for the Society. Please get in touch with her with any queries or suggestions: bibinarriagasoltero@lsw.wales.ac.uk