Pablo Jaramillo's work focuses on the anthropology of natural resources and energy futures in Colombia and Latin America. He has conducted extensive ethnographic research on renewable energy projects, controversies surrounding the expansion of coal mines and the livelihoods of small-scale gold miners in Colombia's Caribbean and Andean regions. He holds a PhD in Social Anthropology from the University of Manchester and is Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of the Andes (Bogotá). He has been Senior Visiting Fellow at the London School of Economics and Visiting Professor at the Institute of Development Studies (Paris 1 - French Institute for Development, France) and the University of Campinas (Brazil).