Concepts, Methods and Techniques in
Political Science, Public Policy
and International Relations

Advisory Comittee

To guide and support the work of the Summer School, an International Advisory Committee composed of leading international faculty with decades of experience in teaching and research.

Glauco Peres da Silva,
University of São Paulo

Glauco Peres da Silva is a professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of São Paulo. His primary fields of interest are electoral politics and the political economy of Executive -Legislative relations. His current research aims to understand the incentives on Congressmen behavior created by electoral legislation. He has served as an instructor in the IPSA-USP Summer School since 2012, where he has taught the refresher courses in mathematics, statistical inference, and multiple regression. In the 2023 Summer School, he will serve as the Chair of the Organizing Committee.

Bruno Cautrês,
Sciences Po

Bruno Cautrès is affiliated with the CEVIPOF- Centre de recherches politiques de Sciences Po (Paris) at the Fondation Nationale des Sciences Politiques in Paris. He is a senior CNRS research fellow with interests in voting behavior, elections studies, comparative survey research and quantitative techniques. He is involved in European Social Survey, European Values Studies, International Social Survey Programme and European elections studies. Bruno Cautrès teaches in Sciences Po political sociology and quantitative methods. He also teaches at the Ljubljana ECPR summer school in methods and techniques. In the 2020 Summer School, Professor Cautrès is teaching two courses on survey design and survey analysis.

Guy Whitten,
Texas A&M University

Guy D. Whitten is a Professor of Political Science and the Director of the European Union Center at Texas A&M University. Dr. Whitten’s primary research and teaching interests are mass political economy, comparative politics, and political methodology. Much of his research has involved cross-national comparative studies of industrial democratic nations. He has published a variety of manuscripts in peer-reviewed journals, including the American Journal of Political Science, Armed Forces and Society, the British Journal of Political Science, Electoral 

Eduardo Marques,
University of São Paulo

Eduardo Marques is a Professor Titular (Full Professor) at the Political Science Department of the University of São Paulo and a researcher at the Center for Metropolitan Studies. He was Chair of the IPSA-USP Summer School Organizing Committee from 2011 to 2015. He now chairs the School´s Institutional Advisory Committee.