Filipa J. C. Brandão

filipa.j.c.brandao@gmail.com

Education
PhD Student in Political Science, Faculty of Social Sciences and Law, Bristol University, England;
Master in International Security, Faculty of Social Sciences and Law, Bristol University, England;
Post-graduate studies in International Relations, School of Social and Political Sciences, Universidade de Lisboa (University of Lisbon);
Bachelor’s degree in International Relations, Faculty of Economics, University of Coimbra.

Main Research Areas
International Security, Biopolitics; Resilience; Post-disaster; Trauma.

Filiations
Associate Researcher at Observatório Político;
Member of the academic think tank, International Association for Political Science Students (2014-2015).

Participation in Projects
Member of the Organization of the “PGR-ONLY Seminars”, School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies (SPAIS), Bristol University (2013-2015);
Representative of the students of the Doctoral Program, School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies (SPAIS), Bristol University (2013-2014);
Member of the organization of the Spring Research School – Lisbon (2012);
Treasurer of the Núcleo de Estudantes de Relações Internacionais da Faculdade de Economia (NERIFE), Coimbra University (2009-2010);
Member of the organization of the SIMUE 2009;
Member of the organization of the PT MUN 2009.

Awards
American University of Science and Technology/Coimbra University – “Intensive Elementary Arabic” Diploma – Scolarship granted by the Coimbra University, June-July 2011.

Communications
“International Relations, Political Imagination and Liberal Security Apparatus”, VII Congrees of the Portuguese Political Science Association, Coimbra University, 2014;
“From Complexity to Catastrophic Risk”, Southwest Doctoral Training Centre Student Conference, University of Exeter, 2013.