Former Board Member
Evelina Dagnino is Professor of Political Science at the University of Campinas (Unicamp), Brazil. She has a PhD in political science from Stanford University, United States.
Her nomination to the UNRISD Board was approved by ECOSOC in July 2009.
Ms. Dagnino has been a visiting professor in the United States, at Yale University, and at the University of Göteborg, Sweden; Member of the Centre Advisory Review Group for the Development Research Centre on Citizenship, University of Sussex, UK; and Chair of the Citizenship, Rights and Social Justice Track of the Latin American Studies Association. She has published extensively on the relationships between culture and politics, social movements, civil society and participation, democracy and citizenship.