Edgar Galindo


Biographical note

Edgar Galindo (Edgar Aníbal Galindo Cota) studied Psychology, Foreign Languages and Diplomacy in Mexico, Poland and Germany, with Ph.D. at the Free University Berlin (1986). He has been Professor for Psychology at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (1973-1992), Professor at the International chair “Wilhelm Wundt”, Psychology Department, University of Leipzig, Germany (1988-1989), Professor at the Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias in Lisbon (2002-2008) and a member of the Mexican Foreign Service (1990-2002 and 2008-2012) with diplomatic duties in Germany, Hungary, Bulgaria, Portugal and Panama. Author of several books and papers on Psychology, Education and Foreign Relations, among them Tratamento do insucesso escolar com técnicas da psicología: Manual prático (Treatment of school failure with psychological techniques), Modificación de conducta en la educación especial (Behavior modification in special education), Psicología y educación especial (Psychology and Special Education).