Academic Qualifications

2007 – 2012
PhD in Political Science

University of Sheffield, UK
‘Bringing politics back in: the impact of extreme-right parties on immigration policy in the UK, France and Italy during the 2000s’, under the supervision of Professor Andrew Geddes.
External Examiner: Professor Elizabeth Carter (Keele University)

2005 – 2007
MPhil in Comparative Politics

Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon, Portugal
Dissertation title: The immigration policy of the Portuguese State between 1991 and 2004
External Examiner: Professor Maria Ionnis Baganha

2000 – 2003
BA in Modern History with Politics and Philosophy

University of Southampton, UK