Visiting Fellow - Carlos Morgado Braz

Dr CarlosMorgado Braz specializes in International Relations, Security Studies and Terrorism Studies. Carlos has lectured on topics ranging from Political Issues in Literature, IR Theory, Theory of Securitisation (Security Studies) to EU Security Policy.

He is the co-editor of “A participação militar portuguesa em Timor Leste e o impacto nas dinâmicas informais da reconstrução da paz” in Freire, Raquel (eds.), Consolidação da Paz e a sua sustentabilidade: as missões da ONU em Timor Leste e a contribuição de Portugal. Coimbra: University of Coimbra Press.

He received his PhD Fellowship in 2016 with a thesis entitled Transnational Terrorism and the imaginary of Portuguese Politicians: Security practices and responsible policy decision-making. He received his Master’s in International Relations in 2013 from the University of Coimbra/School of Economics, examining the Portuguese military participation in Timor-Leste and the impact on peacebuilding dynamics: from UNTAET to UNMISET. His research laid the groundwork for a more robust study of the operational and strategic dimensions of Conflict Resolution in post conflict environment (Kosovo, Bosnia Herzegovina and Timor Leste).

He is a member of the Observatoire collaboratif du terrorisme, de l’antiterrorisme et des violences (CERI/Sciences PO Paris – CNRS / ESPOL-ICL) and a Senior Research Affiliate with the CINAMIL (Military Academy Research Center) and the CISDI (Security and Defense Research Center) from the Military Institute University Network for International Relations, Security and Defense (IUM). 

You can see his publications here.