In September 2018, Andreza joined the Latin American Centre as a Departmental Lecturer and Director of the Brazilian Studies Centre. She currently lectures the course ‘Political Economy in Latin America’.
In the Urban Transformations team, she coordinated activities linking research projects focussing on Brazil, China, South Africa and India. Her main research interests include participatory politics, social memory, heritage, housing, and infrastructure in Brazil. Her monograph “The Politics of Urban Cultural Heritage: Contestations and Participation in Brazil”, looks at the challenges of citizens’ political participation and will be published by Rowman & Littlefield International in 2019.
PhD in Social Anthropology, University of St Andrews
M.A. in Social Sciences, University of Freiburg, University of KwaZulu Natal and Jawaharlal Nehru University
B.A. in Political Science, University of Brasilia
Andreza has also worked for the Brazilian and Indian governments, the United Nations, and for Brazilian local governments.
For more details on Andreza’s research and publications, please visit her LAC profile here.
Understanding the complex challenges of Brazil’s cities
3 October 2018
Metropolitan health in unequal cities
13 December 2017
Could cultural heritage topple Brazil’s political establishment?
1 December 2016
How should we plan the cities of tomorrow?
19 October 2016