Daniel Rio Tinto

Doctoral Researcher in Political Science and International Studies, University of Birmingham

I am a Doctoral Researcher (PhD) in Political Science and International Studies at the University of Birmingham (UK), Department of Political Science and International Studies (POLSIS), working closely with the Institute for Conflict, Cooperation and Security (ICCS), having recently concluding my Masters (MSc) in Political Science and International Relations at the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities (FCSH) of the Lisbon’s New University (UNL) in Lisbon, Portugal.

My research interests include international relations theory, international security, conflict, strategic studies, political violence, the changing character of war, civil wars, peace operations and nuclear weapons, having contributed with the Brazilian Navy Naval War College (EGN), the Brazilian Combined Center for Peace Operations (CCOPAB), the Portuguese Institute of International Relations (IPRI), the Portuguese Institute for National Defence (IDN) and Oxford Analytica.

Experience

  • –present
    Doctoral Researcher in Political Science and International Studies, University of Birmingham

Education

  • 2016 
    University of Birmingham (UoB), PhD in Political Science and International Relations (Ongoing)
  • 2012 
    Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas (FCSH), Universidade Nova de Lisboa (UNL), MA in Political Science and International Relations
  • 2010 
    Pontificia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio), BA in International Relations

Professional Memberships

  • International Studies Association (ISA)
  • British International Studies Association (BISA)