A. Regular Positions


Center for Social Studies (CES), University of Coimbra

Senior Researcher, since 2016


Georgetown University (USA), currently part-time

Associate Professor, since summer 2013

Assistant Professor, 2008-2013

Department of Spanish and Portuguese


University of Leeds (UK)

Tenure-Track Lecturer, 2007-8

Department of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies


Harvard University (USA)

Teaching Fellow, 2005-6

Romance Languages and Literatures                                  


University of California, Santa Barbara (USA)

Instituto Camões Lecturer, 2000-2002

Department of Spanish & Portuguese         



B. Visiting Professorships


Federal University of Paraíba (Brazil)

Department of Classical and Vernacular Languages, 2019-2020


Pontificia Universidad Católica, (Chile)

Visiting Professor, Spring 2014


Forum on Contemporary Theory (India)

Visiting Professor, Summer 2009, Summer 2013


Sichuan University (China)

Visiting Professor, Summer 2013       



C. Visiting Research Professorships  


Globernance Research Center, University of the Basque Country (Spain)

Ikerbasque Visiting Research Professorship, 2013-14                                                           


Birkbeck College Institute for the Humanities, University of London (UK)

Visiting Researcher, May-June 2013

Center for Comparative Studies (CEC), University of Lisbon (Portugal)

Associate Researcher, 2010-12


Institute of Brazilian Studies (IEB), University of São Paulo (Brazil)

Visiting Researcher, Spring 2007


David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University (USA)

Graduate Student Associate, 2006-7


Faculty of Letters, University of Lisbon (Portugal)

Visiting Scholar, 2004-5