Jorge Machado, Brazilian.
Since 2005, Associate professor of Public Policy at the School of Arts, Sciences and Humanities of the University of Sao Paulo (Brazil).
* Post-doctoral studies, Institute of Philosophy and Human Sciences, University of Campinas, Brazil (2004).
* Doctoral thesis in Sociology ("Sobresaliente cum laude by unanimity") in the Program "Socio-political Analysis of Contemporaneous Society, organized by University of Granada with University of Complutense de Madrid and University Autonoma of Madrid - Spain (2001)
* Diplom of Advanced Studies in Political Sciences and Administration at University of Granada (2001).
* Specialization in Latin-American studies as research-fellow of National Council of Research (CNPq) at the Latin-American Centre of Culture and Communication of the University of Sao Paulo (CELACC/USP) (1996-97)
* Degree in Social Sciences at the University of S. Paulo (1996)