-Elementary and High School education at Villa Maria Academy, Lima
-Degree in International Relations by the Diplomatic Academy of Peru
-Master in Latin American Studies from University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
-Master in Political Science, from UCLA
-Ph.D. in Political Science, from UCLA
In the Foreign Ministry in Lima, among other positions:
-Head of Latin American Economic System Department,
-Director of Law of the Sea Affairs,
-Director, Division of the Organization of American States,
-Director General of Evaluation and Strategic Planning.
-Consulates of Peru in Los Angeles, Santiago de Chile, Amsterdam
-Embassies of Peru in U.S.A. and Canada. Ambassador to Ukraine
-Delegate of Peru to conferences and seminars on international issues.
Decorated by the Peruvian Government with the Order "Al Mérito por Servicios Distinguidos".
Professor at the Peruvian Diplomatic Academy; “Guest Scholar” at Princeton University; Professor at Seton Hall Catholic University, New Jersey, and at the American University in Cairo.
Written essays on Strategic Planning Foreign Policy, Diplomacy and Migration, International Economic Policy
Languages: Mother tongue: Spanish. French and English (Advanced), German (intermediate), Russian, Arabic and Dutch (basic).
Since April 2011, Diplomatic Advisor at the the Peruvian International Cooperation Agency, Lima
From August 2011, part-time Professor at the Universidad del Pacífico, Department of Economics, Lima.
Born in Lima, Peru, in 1951.
Married to Ambassador (Ret.) Jose F. Torres.Muga.