Mujeres Fronterizas #6: Norma Villagómez-Márquez

Norma Villagómez-Márquez

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In this episode of “Mujeres Fronterizas,” SIA board member Christian Aguilar Murrieta interviews Dr. Norma Villagómez-Márquez about her experience growing up in the borderlands and how she found her passion for studying water.

Norma is a chemist, engineer, and consultant who works in interdisciplinary teams with partners in both nonprofit and private sectors. She received a Ph.D. in Soil & Water Chemistry from the University of Arizona in 2021. Today, as a scientific recruiter, she spends her days helping other scientists find their job niche within a wide range of industries and fields. You can listen to the podcast below.

Norma’s research work that she references in the interview can be found at

Co-creators: Christian Aguilar Murrieta, Denise Moreno Ramírez, Louise Misztal, Amy Amoroso

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