Henrique Sposito

Henrique SPOSITO

PhD Researcher in International Relations & Political Science
Areas of expertise
  • Comparative politics
Geographical Region of Expertise
  • Brazil
  • North America

PhD Thesis


Title: Political Discourses and Authenticity in Brazil and the US

PhD Supervisor and Co-Supervisor: James Hollway and Yanina Welp

Henrique’s research focuses on anti-politically correct discourses in national politics in Brazil and the United States.




Henrique holds a bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Political Science from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and master’s degree in International Relations and Political Science from the Graduate Institute. He is currently a PhD candidate at the International Relations and Political Science Department at the Graduate Institute. He joined the Center for International Environmental Studies in September 2020 as a Research Assistant for Professor James Hollway’s project "PANARCHIC: Power and Network and the Rate of Change in Institutional Complexes".