Larissa Peixoto Gomes

I'm a research officer at the Wales Centre for Public Policy (Cardiff University), with a PhD in political science from the Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brasil and. I mostly research political institutions, political representation, gender, and ethnic minorities. For my dissertation, I compared Brasil, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. I believe in academic partnerships, democracy, and baking as a form of stress relief. More details in the About me section.

Media, lectures, conferences

Roundtable on electoral reform - Opinião, Rede Minas
On women and politics and the 2018 Brazilian elections - Voz Ativa, Rede Minas
Political Studies Association Blog post - Gendered violence in a coup d’état

Research Diary