Jorge Botelho Moniz

jobomoniz@gmail.com

Education
PhD student in Political Science, specialization in Political Theory and Analysis, by the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities – New University of Lisbon, Portugal and post-graduate studies program in Political Sociology – Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil (2011-2016) (predicted);
Master Law, specialization in Law Philosophy, Faculty of Law – New University of Lisbon (2009-2011);
Bachelor in Political Science and International Relations, FCSH – New University of Lisbon (2006-2009).

Maind Investigation Areas
Religion; Human Rights; Law and Political Philosophy; Contemporary History.

Filiations
Associate Researcher, Political Observatory;
Researcher, IFL – Philosophy of Language Institute.

Professional and Academic Experience
PhD Scolarship at the Federal Univeristy of Santa Catarina (Brazil) – Erasmus Mundus Action 2 Programme of the European Union (2014-2015);
Responsible for institutional relations and I&D at Groupe Le Chèque DéjeunerPortugal (June 2011-June 2014);
Guest Conferencist - Sciences Po Campus de Poitiers - Political Observatory Seminar: International Relations, Security and Globalization (March 2014);
Guest Conferencist at the Senior University «Nova Atena», Lisbon (2013-2014);
Executive coordinatior, 1st edition of the seminar «Human Rights: between principles and practices», Politica Observatory (from January to May, 2013).

Other Projects
Peer Reviewer of the Portuguese Journal of Political Science;
Political Observatory representative in the «Thematic Breakfast: religious, freedom, pluralism, tolerance within the context of the Canadian and Portuguese experience», Canadian Embassy in Portugal (2013);
Founding member of the researche axis in Human Rights, Political Observatory (2012-…);
Horizons Maganize Contributor , n.º 84 [Janeiro 2012] e 85 [April 2012], Gennevilliers: GDS Imprimeurs (Limonges), Magazine of Groupe Le Chèque Déjeuner (2011-);
Member of the Seminar “Seminário Permanente de Filosofia e Direito”, Portuguese Philosophy Society (2011-).

Awards
PhD Scolarship, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil – Erasmus Mundus Action 2 Programme of the European Union (Reference/TG1-2014-1730) (November 2014-November 2015);
Research Scolarship (Reference/PTDC/CS-HST/101064/2008), Centro de Investigação & Desenvolvimento sobre Direito e Sociedade – CEDIS (2011);
Scolarship, Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities (2006-2009) and Faculty of Law (2010), New University of Lisbon.

Publications

Books
BOTELHO MONIZ, Jorge, A Caminho da República: imagens que mudaram a face da opinião pública portuguesa, Coimbra: Tenacitas Editions, 2014.

Book Chapters
BOTELHO MONIZ, Jorge, “O cinema como objecto para a nova evangelização da Igreja católica”, in VENTURA, Francisco Salvador (ed.), Cine y Religiones. Expresiones fílmicas de creencias humanas, Paris: Université Paris-Sud XI, 2013, pp. 135-154, ISBN:978-2-9547252-0-8.

Articles in Scientific Journals
BOTELHO MONIZ, Jorge, “Caridade e Igreja Católica em Portugal. Da missão bíblica de ajudar os outros à sua indispensabilidade no século XXI”, in Brazilian Journal of Political Science, ANPUH – Associação Nacional de História – Brazil, year VII, no. 19, vol. 7, 2014, pp. 223-256, ISSN 1983-2850;
BOTELHO MONIZ, Jorge, “A sociedade pós-secular de Rawls e Habermas”, in Portuguese Journal of Political Science no. 1, Lisbon, 2011: 113-122, ISSN: 1647-4090, depósito legal: 337483/11;
BOTELHO MONIZ, Jorge, “O debate entre Rawls e Habermas sobre a teoria da justiça”, in Themis – Revista da Faculdade de Direito da UNL, year X, no. 20/21, 2011: 211-234, ISBN: 978-972-40-4947-2, depósito legal: 149844/00.

Working-Paper
BOTELHO MONIZ, Jorge, “Secularização: inícios, meios e paradoxos modernos”, Working Paper #13, Observatório Político, publicado em 19/06/2012, URL: www.observatoriopolitico.pt.

Communications
“Secularization and the State-Church-Society dialogue on contemporary Portugal”, Spring Research School – European Crisis Beyond Economy, The Union’s Political Future, Sam Nunn School of International Affairs (Georgia, USA) and Observatório Político, May 2014;
“Portugal, um caso de secularização cristã. A separação Estado-Igreja entre 1974-2014″, VII Congresso da Associação Portuguesa de Ciência Política, Coimbra, Portugal, April 2014;
“Religião, Direitos Humanos e Liberdade Religiosa”, Observatório Político Seminar Course: International Relations, Security and Globalization, Sciences Po Campus de Poitiers, March 2014;
“The preeminence of the Portuguese Catholic Church on crisis context”, 2nd Edition of the Pedro Hispano Lisbon Graduate Conference, FCSH-NOVA, Lsx – Lisbon Summer School in Science, Society and Culture, September 2013;
“Secularização, religião católica e direitos humanos – o caso português”, 1st Edition of the course in Human Rights – between principles and practices, Observatório Político, March 2013;
“O cinema como objecto para a nova evangelização da Igreja católica”, International Simposium Cinema and Religions, Social Studies Centre, Coimbra University and Granada University, December 2012;
“Portugal, um caso de secularização cristã”, 1st Edition of the FCSH-NOVA Graduate Conference in Social Sciences and Humanities, November 2012;
“Sobre a liberdade religiosa dos direitos humanos”, OpenDay@OP – Paper@Lunch – Discussant: Maria João Cabrita, September 2012;
“A caminho da República: imagens que mudaram a face da opinião pública portuguesa”, 1st International Conference of Portuguese Contemporanean History, Centro de Estudos de História Contemporânea – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, June 2012;
Is Portugal an attractive country to secularization?”, Spring Research School, Sam Nunn School of International Affairs (Georgia, USA) and Observatório Político, May 2012.