Beatriz Besen de Oliviera | DAAD Stipendiatin und Doktorandin


  • Seit 2021- Guest Researcher at Goethe University of Frankfurt (DAAD Scholarship) – Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Andreas Walther
  • Seit 2021 – Guest Researcher at Humboldt University of Berlin (DAAD Scholarship)- Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Hanna Schwander
  • Seit 2019- Ph.D. Candidate in the Program of Social Change and Political Participation at the University of São Paulo (CAPES Scholarship)
  • 08/2020- M.A. in State, Government and Public Policies at the Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences (FLACSO Brazil) - Supervisor: Professor Ph. D. Paulo César Ramos
  • 04/2019- M.A. in Social Psychology at University of São Paulo - Supervisor: Professor Ph.D. Luis Guilherme Galeão da Silva
  • 2017-2018- Social Development Projects Analyst- Communitaria Social Development Consultancy
  • 2015-2017- Cultural and Educational Projects Coordinator- São Paulo City Hall- Educational Center of Heliópolis
  • 2014- 2015- Specialist in Psychopathology and Contemporary Clinic- SEDES Sapientiae Institute
  • 2014- B.A.: Psychology- University of São Paulo
  • 2012- Bachelor Exchanges: ISPA - Institute of Applied Psychology - Lisbon, Portugal- Academic Merit Scholarship of USP - and University of Balearic Islands, Spain – Interuniversity Development Center (CINDA) Scholarship


  • collective and political memory, youth, participation, new right movements, discourse analysis, social change, new modes of subjectivation, power relations


Thesis Title: Between the entrepreneurship and militancy: discourses and identities in peripheral youth

Thesis Title: Your memory now is my memory: the building of political memory and the re-establishment of a reciprocal recognition


  • WiSe: 2021/22- Sozialpädagogische Forschung zu Bildung und Bewältigung im Lebenslauf I: Youth political participation in far-right movements - an international perspective
  • 2020 - Society, Multiculturalism and Rights and Society, Environment and Citizenship - Intern in the Program of Teaching Support - University of São Paulo

Ausgewählte Workshops & Vorträge

  • Working paper invited presentation- International Congress of TRANS.ARCH: collective memories and subaltern uses- Goethe University- 26-29/04/2022
  • Coordinator of the WG “Political Memory, Democracy and Conservatism” at the IX Political Psychology Meeting of the State of São Paulo – “Political Psychology, Conservatism and the Challenges to Democracy” -online- 7-9/12/2021
  • Guest Speaker- 3rd Colloquium of Psychology and Critical Theory: “Liberation and Political Emotions” – State University of Feira de Santana- online- 17-24/11/2021
  • Speaker - Workshop “Mass incarceration, prisoners and criminal alternatives” hosted by Sesc 24 de Maio- 07/18/2018

Ausgewählte Veröffentlichungen