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Marcos Degaut, Deputy Special Secretary of Strategic Affairs, has a Ph.D. in Security Studies (2016), from the University of Central Florida. He holds a Master´s degree in International Relations (University of Brasilia, 1999), a Bachelor´s degree in Law (Centro Universitário do Distrito Federal – UDF, 2006), and a Bachelor´s degree in International Relations (Centro Universitário de Brasília – UniCEUB, 1992). Additionally, he holds a Specialization course in Intelligence (National School of Intelligence of the Presidency of the Republic, 1995) and a Specialization Course in International Political Economy (University of Brasilia, 1996).

Recognizing the Future of Foreign Policy

As a political adviser at the Brazilian House of Representatives and a Ph.D. candidate in Security Studies at UCF, Marcos Degaut‘s paper “Do the BRICS Still Matter”  was showcased in New Framework’s 2... Read more

The Reach of War

Ph.D. candidate Marcos Degaut has recently written two op-eds on international terrorism published by Mundorama. As one of the most relevant security and foreign policy blogs in Brazil, “Terror in Two Acts: ... Read more

The Future of BRICS

As a political adviser at the Brazilian House of Representatives and a Ph.D. candidate in Security Studies at UCF, Marcos Degaut‘s paper “Do the BRICS Still Matter” was recently published by the Cent... Read more

Brazil’s Trade Diplomacy

In the most prestigious Brazilian newspaper Folha de São Paulo, Dr. Marcos Degaut, political adviser at the Brazilian House of Representatives and a Ph.D. candidate in Security Studies at UCF has recently publ... Read more

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