Research Clusters

Four Research Clusters structure PUC Minas Department of International Relations, and they have been planned based upon International Relations scientific field. It enables professors and teaching, researching and social outreach activities to unite according to each of subfields that together constitute International Relations.

Eighteen-month-peer-elected professors coordinate each of the Research Clusters. The Clusters are responsible for supervising pedagogically the courses of their subfield and other academic functions and activities assigned by the Administrative Collegiate.

International Political Economy
International Institutions and Foreign Policy
International Politics and Security
International Relations Theory and Method