Dra. Lígia Madeira

Lígia Mori MadeiraLígia Mori Madeira has a Ph.D. in Sociology from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul and an MA degree in Sociology from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (2004). Her thesis was about crime and public policy in Brazil. Recently, her research focuses on compared legal institutions; social and human rights policy and development; violence, crime and public security policies.
Professor at the Department and Graduate Programs in Political Science and Public Policy from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, has publishing in reviews like Brazilian Political Science Review, Revista de Administração Pública, Sociologias. Member of RC 09 – Comparative Judicial Studies at the International Political Science Association – IPSA.