Research Experience for Peruvian Undergraduates

Training a new generation of Peruvian PROFESSIONALS IN STEM

 

 

ABOUT

REPU

REPU is a community of professionals who possess a highly collaborative spirit and who are committed to the development of technological and scientific capacity in Peru. Through this community, we complement the education of talented Peruvian undergraduate students by organizing scientific research internships in the best institutions in the world, as well as other activities that promote their professional development.

REPU IN NUMBERS

100+

SCIENTISTS

IN OUR NETWORK

106

TRAINED STUDENTS

28

PROFESSIONAL MENTORS

6

REPU
BRANCHES

88

HOST

LABORATORIES

10

PERUVIAN 

UNIVERSITIES

23

INTERNATIONAL

INSTITUTIONS

300+

APPLICANTS PER YEAR

*Data collected in 2017

OUR MISSION

REPU seeks to build and maintain a community of professionals in STEM who possess a highly collaborative spirit and who are committed to the development of technological and scientific capacity in Peru. Through this community, we complement the education of talented and experienced Peruvian undergraduate students with the same interest as our community by organizing scientific research internships in the best institutions in the world, as well as other activities that promote their professional development.

OUR VISION

To be a self-sustainable, dynamic, supportive and well-connected community of highly trained Peruvian professionals in STEM around the world, in which its members collaborate to generate and participate in different initiatives aimed at promoting the scientific and technological development of Peru, as well as helping the people from the same community to achieve their professional goals.

 
 
 

OUR TEAM

Kevin_2_edited_edited.jpg
Kevin Villegas
CO-DIRECTOR
Princeton University
In-2CRev-48px-R.png
Brenda D'Acunha 
CO-DIRECTOR
University of British Columbia
In-2CRev-48px-R.png
photo.png
Jorge Rua
CO-DIRECTOR
Vanderbilt University
In-2CRev-48px-R.png

Meet the 2021 staff:

  • Admission Committee​

    • Alessandro Bailleti

  • Funding Committee

    • Kenyi Saito

    • Edson Bellido​

  • Communications Committee​

    • Omar Julca

    • Sergio Cortez

    • Oscar Moreno

  • Community Committee​

    • Luz Saavedra​

    • Ximena Alva

​​​

  • Program Leaders

    • REPU Biology: Andrés Guill​en

    • REPU Chemistry: Brenda D'Acunha

    • REPU Physics: Víctor Valera

    • nanoREPU: Danae Chipoco

    • ecoREPU: Rossana Maguiña and David Chang

    • REPU CS: Ricardo Gonzales and Gissella Bejarano

Omar
Julca
In-Black-48px-R.png
  • White LinkedIn Icon
  • White Twitter Icon
  • White Google+ Icon
Alessandro Bailleti
In-Black-48px-R.png
  • White LinkedIn Icon
  • White Twitter Icon
  • White Google+ Icon
Gabriel Sevillano
In-Black-48px-R.png
  • White LinkedIn Icon
  • White Twitter Icon
  • White Google+ Icon
Brenda
Rojas
In-Black-48px-R.png
  • White LinkedIn Icon
  • White Twitter Icon
  • White Google+ Icon
Danae Chipoco
In-Black-48px-R.png
Andrés Guillen
In-Black-48px-R.png
REPUbio_panel_LuzSaavedra_edited.jpg
  • White LinkedIn Icon
  • White Twitter Icon
  • White Google+ Icon
Luz
Saavedra
In-Black-48px-R.png
Victor_Valera_edited.png
  • White LinkedIn Icon
  • White Twitter Icon
  • White Google+ Icon
Víctor
Valera
In-Black-48px-R.png
EcoRepu_David Chang_edited.jpg
  • White LinkedIn Icon
  • White Twitter Icon
  • White Google+ Icon
David
Chang
In-Black-48px-R.png
  • White LinkedIn Icon
  • White Twitter Icon
  • White Google+ Icon
Rossana Maguiña
In-Black-48px-R.png
  • White LinkedIn Icon
  • White Twitter Icon
  • White Google+ Icon
Ricardo 
Gonzales
In-Black-48px-R.png
Gissella_Bejarano_edited.png
  • White LinkedIn Icon
  • White Twitter Icon
  • White Google+ Icon
Gissella Bejarano
In-Black-48px-R.png

Meet our advisory board

0_edited.png
Kenyi Saito 
The University
of Georgia
Abel Alcazar 
Universität
Düsseldorf
Sofia Espinoza
McKinsey & Company
Edson Bellido
TechInsights
Paola Moreno
Foldscope
Instruments
In-2CRev-48px-R.png
In-2CRev-48px-R.png
In-2CRev-48px-R.png
In-2CRev-48px-R.png
In-2CRev-48px-R.png

Meet our alumni, admissions committee members, mentors, and former members under each program tab!

CONTACT

US

OUR INFORMATION

Email: repu.program@gmail.comrepu.comunicaciones@gmail.com
Facebook: facebook.com/REPUprogram

Twitter: twitter.com/REPUProgram

Instagram: instagram.com/repu.program

LinkedIn: linkedin.com/company/repuprogram

For any general inquiries, please fill in the following contact form:

Success! Message received.