The UQ Alumni Advisory Group of Chile was established in April 2014 to represent the alumni community in Chile.


For more information please contact Alumni and Community Relations Team at The University of Queensland

Key contact 

Juan Pablo Schaeffer
Grad. Cert. Community Relations & Master Mediation & Conflict, 2010

Mr. Schaeffer is Chilean and Swiss citizen based in Chile. His background is in Law at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile with further studies in Community Relations and a Masters Degree in Mediation and Conflict Resolution, both at University of Queensland in Australia. Currently, he is partner of Carcelen, Desmadryl, Guzman, Schaeffer & Tapia Law Firm and Professor and Researcher at both the Centre of Public Policy and the Faculty of Law, at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.

Mr. Schaeffer is attorney at Law and Mining Consultant with vast experience working for the extractive industry, in areas of sustainability, environmental, community relations, conflict prevention and resolution, and CSR.

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