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Research Profile

Mr Tiago Ribeiro Duarte 

Position:PhD Student
School:Social Sciences

Telephone:+ 44 (0)29 208 74436
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Address:1-3 Museum Place


I graduated in Social Sciences in 2005 and have held a Masters in Sociology since 2007. Both degrees were granted by the Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil.

In 2007 and 2008, I worked as an assistant lecturer in two universities in Brazil: Federal University of Minas Gerais and Faculdade Pitágoras Betim.

In 2008 I moved to Cardiff where I became a PhD student at Cardiff University.

Research Interests

My research interests are in the social studies of science. I am particularly interested in the following topics: sociology of expertise, sociology of climate-change science, different theoretical approaches in the social studies of science, and policymaking related to science and technology.

PhD Topic / Area

A sociological study of expertise in climate-change science


Prof Harry Collins

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