Biographical Information

David Ferreira is a bachelor of Public Administration (University of Minho, 2014) and a master in International Studies (ISCTE-IUL, 2016) with a specialization in European and Transatlantic Studies. His dissertation was titled: “Europeanization in Portugal: nuclear non-proliferation and disarmament”. He also completed two specialization seminars at ISCTE-IUL, namely “The idea of Europe: from the Lisbon Earthquake to the Lisbon Treaty” and “The Middle East in World Politics” in 2017. He is currently a doctoral candidate in Political Science at ISCTE-IUL, specializing in International Relations. His Ph.D. thesis addresses Russo-American relations after the Cold War. He was a teaching assistant during his first two years in the Ph.D. program, and a visiting doctoral student at the Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies of the University of Tartu (Estonia) between April and June of 2018.

Key Publications

Ferreira, D. S. (2016) Europeanization in Portugal: nuclear non-proliferation and disarmament (Master Dissertation). University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL). Lisbon. Available at