Bruno Oliveira Martins

Senior Researcher

Research Interests

​My main research interests lie on the intersection between technological developments, security practices, and societal change. I am interested in several issues within the wider security studies agenda. I have also conducted research on the EU's foreign policy towards Israel and Palestine.

Background

​I am a senior researcher at PRIO, where I am coordinator of the Security Research Group and a member of the Migration and Law & Ethics Research groups. I am also a postdoctoral fellow at Malmö University, as well as one of the coordinators of INTERSECT: Technology-Security-Society interplays in Europe, a UACES Research Network (2017-2019).

Professional background:

  • 2017: Guest researcher, ARENA Centre for European Studies, University of Oslo
  • 2013-2016: Postdoc / Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Aarhus University
  • 2013-14: External Lecturer, Department of Political Science, University of Southern Denmark
  • 2010-14: Researcher, University of Minho, Project Strategic Partnerships in EU's Foreign Policy
  • 2011: Visiting Fellow, European University Institute, Florence
  • 2010: Visiting Fellow, Egmont Institute, Brussels
  • 2008: Political Analyst, Delegation of the European Commission in Israel.
  • 2008: EuroMeSCo Exchange Researcher, Ben-Gurion University, Israel. Research Project Undocumented Migrants, Asylum Seekers and Refugees in Israel
  • 2006-08: Researcher, Institute for Strategic and international Studies (IEEI), Lisbon

Education

  • 2014: PhD in Political Science, University of Minho, Portugal.
  • 2008: MA in European Studies, University of Minho, Portugal
  • 2003: Licenciatura (5 year graduation) in Law, Portuguese Catholic University.

Languages

  • Fluent: Portuguese (mother tongue), English, Spanish
  • Intermediate: Italian
  • Basic: Danish, Norwegian, French 

Events

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Publications

​Here's a list of my work (books, peer-reviewed articles, journal special issues, peer-reviewed book chapters, reports, etc.) published before I joined PRIO.


Recent Publications

Sandvik, Kristin Bergtora & Bruno Oliveira Martins (2018) Revisitando el espacio aéreo latinoamericano: una exploración de los drones como sujetos de regulación [Latin American airspace revisited: Exploring drones as regulatory subject], Latin American Law Review. DOI: 10.29263/lar01.2018.03(1): 61–81.
Martins, Bruno Oliveira & Christian Küsters (2018) Hidden Security: EU Public Research Funds and the Development of European Drones, Journal of Common Market Studies. DOI: 10.1111/jcms.12787.

All Publications

Peer-reviewed Journal Article

Sandvik, Kristin Bergtora & Bruno Oliveira Martins (2018) Revisitando el espacio aéreo latinoamericano: una exploración de los drones como sujetos de regulación [Latin American airspace revisited: Exploring drones as regulatory subject], Latin American Law Review. DOI: 10.29263/lar01.2018.03(1): 61–81.
Martins, Bruno Oliveira & Christian Küsters (2018) Hidden Security: EU Public Research Funds and the Development of European Drones, Journal of Common Market Studies. DOI: 10.1111/jcms.12787.