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Tiago Carvalho
Department of Political Economy
Office 2N10
Research Fields
Social Movements
Social Classes
Political Participation
Political Parties
Research Group
Politics and Citizenship
I am currently a researcher at Iscte-University Institute of Lisbon, where I also am an Invited Assistant Professor at the Department of Political Economy and the School of Applied Digital Technologies.I hold a PhD in Sociology (2019) from the University of Cambridge. Having won the prize for best dissertation from the Portuguese Political Science Association (2022), it was published as a book entitled Contesting Austerity Social Movements and the Left in Portugal and Spain (2008-2015) with Amsterdam University Press (which won the 1st edition of the João Ferreira de Almeida Prize).I was a researcher at Scuola Normale Superiore, Florence, where I remain affiliated with the Center on Social Movement Studies. I held visiting positions at Carlos III University (Madrid)(2015/2016, 2023), Scuola Normale Superiore (2016), the University of York (2022), and the University of Florence (2024). In 2023, I was the FLAD Visiting Professor at Brown University, where I taught Social Movement and Contentious Politics ... [more info]
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