Leticia Pinheiro

Professor, State University of Rio de Janeiro

Leticia Pinheiro is Professor of International Relations at the State University of Rio de Janeiro’s Institute for Social and Political Studies (IESP-UERJ), Research Fellow with the National Research Council (CNPq) and with the Rio de Janeiro State Research Foundation (FAPERJ). She holds a PhD in International Relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science (1995), and was Visiting Research Associate at the Brazilian Studies Programme/Latin American Studies of University of Oxford (2012). Between 2006 and 2008 she was Executive Secretary of the Brazilian Political Science Association and co-edited its journal (Brazilian Political Science Review) between 2006 and 2012. She coordinates a research group on foreign policy decision making process.

Her current research interests are: Brazilian foreign policy, Foreign Policy Analysis, democracy, global health and international cooperation for development. Among her latest publications: 'The Politics of Brazilian Foreign Policy and Its Analytical Challenges' (Foreign Policy Analysis, 2016, with Carlos Milani); 'Cooperation for Development, Brazilian Regional Leadership and Global Protagonism' (Brazilian Political Science Review, 2014, with Gabrieli Gaio); and Foreign Policy Decision-Making under the Geisel Government: - the President, the Military and the Foreign Ministry (FUNAG, 2013).

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Published May 19, 2016 4:34 PM - Last modified Nov. 23, 2017 12:10 PM