Sarah Kassim de Camargo Penteado


Sarah Kassim de Camargo Penteado

UNICOM, Mary-Somerville-Straße 7 (Haus Wien)

Room: 7.2050

Tel.: +49 421 218-67464

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Professional Experience


Since 03/2022 - Researcher at the Collaborative Research Centre 1342 "Global Dynamics of Social Policy" in the project B095: "Social Policy and Rural Development in Africa"

Since 05/2021 - Doctoral Researcher at InIIS, University of Bremen with the project “Social Policy and Translation: The politics of being-in-the-world”,  under the supervision of KlausSchlichte

Since 03/2020 - Editorial Assistant of IAPSS Journals: Politikon and Encuentros Latinoamericanos

07/2020- 02/2021 - Project Manager of the Lusophonia Project at Women’s Wallet

Since 02/2018 -  Women’s Wallet – Responsible for Public communication and outreach.

11/2014 – 11/2017 – Parental Leave

05-06/2013 -  Student Research Assistant in the Participedia, University of Bremen, Bremen (Germany).

06/2011 – 06/2012 -  People in Need Foundation, Prague, (Czech Republic) – Internship. Responsibilities: writing monthly newsletter; transcription of interviews; database maintenance.

01-03/2011 – Research Assistant at the Prague Institute of International Relations, Prague (Czechia)



08/2012 – 08/2014 - University of Bremen / Jacobs University, Bremen (Germany) - Master of Arts degree in International Relations: Global Governance and Social Theory. Thesis title: “Configuration of Authority in the State-building Interventions in Mozambique”.

03/2009 – 06/2010 - University of Brasília, Brasília (Brazil) - Graduate-level specialization course in International Relations. Dissertation title: “Failed States or Failed Studies? An Investigation on the Limits of the State” (original in Portuguese).

09/2002 – 12/2006 - University of Brasília, Brasília (Brazil) - Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy. Dissertation title: “From act to thought – Hannah Arendt’s ‘The Life of Mind’”.



Portuguese, English, German, French, Spanish, Czech (basic knowledge), Malay (basic knowledge)

2022 – Kassim de Camargo, Sarah: Social Protection in Mozambique from the 1990s to the 2000s. In: Nullmeyer, Frank/Gonzalez de Reufels, Delia/Obinger, Herbert (eds.): International Impacts on Social Policy. Global Dynamics of Social Policy. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan.