Political Science / Ph.D. Student
André was born and
raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He has a law degree and an MA in public
administration. In his master’s thesis, he studied Brazil’s participation in
MINUSTAH, the latest UN peace operation in Haiti, and whether being in Haiti
for ten years helped the country achieve its strategic goals. His research
interests include civil-military relations, defense and foreign policy, grand
strategy and comparative-historical methods.