Cristiana holds a PhD in Political Science from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), in Brazil. The main focus of her thesis is the relation between ideology and political system, focusing on right-wing parties in Brazil. Her primary research interests include institutions, political parties, electoral market and ideology.
2020 PhD, Political Science, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
2018-2019 Visiting Doctoral Student, Latin American Centre, University of Oxford
2016 Master's degree in Political Science, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
2014 Bachelor's degree in International Relations, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
2020- Senior Research Fellow, NUPI
2016-2019 Teaching Assistant, Department of Political Science, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
2014-2016 Research Associate - Centre for International Studies on Government (CEGOV), Brazil
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Global networks in national governance? Changes of professional expertise in Amazon environmental governancePublication : Research Article | 2022
In 2019, wildfires in the Amazon renewed international concern about Brazilian environmental policy, led by Jair Bolsonaro. As one of the biggest rep1
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Research project | 2018 - 2023 (Ongoing)
Do regional politics around border-crossing ecosystems share important resemblances and differ in significant ways from global politics?...
Research project | 2018 - 2022 (Ongoing)
The Market for Anarchy project seeks to better understand how state behaviour is shaped by assessments of and responses to different types of risks. ...
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3 Jan 2022
What can we do to prevent war? How can countries emerging from conflict avoid relapse? How well do international peace operations actually work?