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Sept 19, 2022: Call for Papers – NEV session at the International Sociological Association XX World Congress

International Sociological Association (ISA) XX World Congress approved a session submitted by NEV researcher Letícia Simões-Gomes with Professor Natalie Byfield, from St. John’s University, in the United States. The group, which will debate Policing and the Construction of Racialized Groups and Social Control in the Americas, was one of 16 approved by Research Committee 05 […]


August 31st, 2022: Debate Series on Violence, Technology and Law

In September, the NEV, in partnership with the University of the Arts London (UAL), will hold three bilingual debates (in Portuguese and English) titled “Violence, Technology and Law”. The events will be broadcast on the NEV YouTube channel on September 15, 22, and 29 at 2 pm (UTC -3). The opening panel will explore the […]


May 8th, 2022: Call for post-doctoral scholarships, axis Research from Big Data

The Center for the Study of Violence of the University of São Paulo (NEV-USP) announces the selection process for one (1) postdoctoral position on the Research Program “Building Democracy Daily: Human Rights, Violence and Institutional Trust”, sponsored by the Research Support Foundation of the State of São Paulo (CEPID-FAPESP). The vacancy will be open to […]


NEV offers elective classes for the São Paulo Police Officers Training Course

In May and June, the Center for the Study of Violence of the University of São Paulo (NEV-USP) offered elective classes for the Police Officers Training Course, promoted by the Center for Advanced Studies on Security (CAES) of the Military Police of the State of São Paulo (PMSP). Over the course of five days, 49 […]