Mariana Chies Santiago Santos

Biografia

Postdoc researcher at the Center for the Study of Violence of the University of Sao Paulo (NEV/USP). She holds a PhD in Sociology (2018) from the Graduate Program in Sociology of the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), approved with distinction. She concluded a doctoral internship at the Centre de Recherches Sociologiques sur le Droit et les Institutions Pénales (CESDIP) of the UVSQ (2014/2015). She concluded her MA (2013) in Criminal Sciences at the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS), approved with distinction, where she also specialized in Penal Sciences (2011). She holds a BA in Social Sciences from UFRGS (2013) and a BA in Law from PUCRS (2009). She is the Chief Coordinator of the Department of Childhood and Youth of the Brazilian Institute of Criminal Sciences (IBCCRIM). She mainly works under the following fields: Legal Sociology, Juvenile Justice, Criminal Law and Procedure, Public Security, Conflict Administration and Criminology.

Academic Background

2013 – 2018 PhD in Sociology (CAPES Concept 7).
Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, UFRGS, Brazil.
Title: Resistant, Conformed, and Oscillating: a study on resistances by adolescents deprived of freedom in Brazil and France.
Advisor: José Vicente Tavares dos Santos.

2011 – 2013 MA in Criminal Sciences (CAPES Concept 5).
Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul , PUCRS, Brazil.
Title: Public Security for what and whom? An analysis of the PRONASCI program in two cities in Rio Grande do Sul.
Advisor: Rodrigo Ghiringhelli de Azevedo.

2010 – 2011 Specialization Degree in Penal Sciences. (Hours: 360h).
Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul , PUCRS, Brazil.
Title: Community Participation in Public Safety Management: A New Paradigm?
Advisor: Rodrigo Ghiringhelli de Azevedo.

2005 – 2013 Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences.
Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, UFRGS, Brazil.
Title: Public Safety Policies in Contexts of Social Decohesion: The Case of Canoas and Porto Alegre.
Advisor: José Vicente Tavares dos Santos.

2004 – 2009 Bachelor of Arts in Legal and Social Sciences.
Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul , PUCRS, Brazil.
Title: Security vs. Dignity: A contribution to a critique of Enemy Criminal Law in light of Recognition Criminology.
Advisor: Giovani Agostini Saavedra.

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