Francisco Brandao, Jr.



Comparative Politics, Political Communication



PH.D., University of California, Santa Barbara, 2017
M.A., University of Brasilia (Political Science), 2008
B.A., University of Sao Paulo (Communication), 2000


Brandao worked as the Press Secretary of the Chamber of Deputies of Brazil, from 2008 to 2013, and taught Political Communication at the Center for Education, Professional Development and Training (Cefor) of the Chamber of Deputies. Major interests are Electronic Democracy, Legislative Studies, Elections and Political Parties.

Faculty Advisor, Bruce Bimber