Doctoral Programme "International Politics and Conflict Resolution"
 
fotografia de Carla Luís


Carla Luís


carlaluis@ces.uc.pt

Visiting researcher in The Electoral Integrity Project, coord. by Prof. Pippa Norris, Sydney University - Harvard University, 1st semester 2015.

Researcher in the Project "Peacebuilding and sustainable peace: UN missions in Timor-Leste and Portugal's contribution" (2012 - 2014)

Law Degree by the Faculty of Law, New University of Lisbon
E.ma European Masters in Human Rights and Democratisation

Specialisation on Intellectual Law by the Faculty of Law, University of Lisbon
Post-Graduation on Public Markets' Regulation by CEDIPRE, University of Coimbra

PhD Thesis proposal

The role of the “local” on electoral systems within UN statebuilding: between theory and practice
Supervisor/s: Paula Duarte Lopes
Funding: FCT


Books

Miguéis, Jorge; Luís, Carla; Almeida, João; Lucas, André; Rodrigues, Ilda; Almeida, Márcio (2015), Lei Eleitoral da Assembleia da República - anotada e comentada. Lisboa: Imprensa Nacional Casa da Moeda.

Miguéis, Jorge; Luís, Carla; Almeida, João; Branco, Ana; Lucas, André; Rodrigues, Ilda (2015), Lei Eleitoral dos Orgãos das Autarquias Locais, anotada e comentada - edição de 2013. Lisboa: INCM.

Miguéis, Jorge; Luís, Carla; Almeida, João ; Lucas, André; Rodrigues, Ilda ; Almeida, Márcio (2015), Lei Eleitoral para a Assembleia Legislativa da Região Autónoma da Madeira - Anotada e comentada . Lisboa, Portugal: Comissão Nacional de Eleições .

Miguéis, Jorge; Luís, Carla; Almeida, João; Branco, Ana; Lucas, André; Rodrigues, Ilda (2012), LEALRAA - Lei Eleitoral da Assembleia Legsialtiva da Região Autónoma dos Açores - Anotada e comentada - 2012. Lisboa: Comissão Nacional de Eleições e Direção-Geral.


Book chapters

Luís, Carla (2015), Eleições em Timor-Leste: o papel da participação popular na construção do Estado, in Maria Raquel Freire (org.), Consolidação da paz e a sua sustentabilidade: as missões da ONU em Timor-Leste e a contribuição de Portugal. Coimbra: Imprensa da Universidade de Coimbra, 221-248.


Book reviews

Luís, Carla (2014) critical review to Lawrence LeDuc; Richard G. Niemi; Pippa Norris (2014), Comparing Democracies 4: Elections and Voting in a Changing World, London: Sage Publications, 256, in RCCS - Revista Crítica de Ciências Sociais, 183-186.


Papers in scientific journals

Luís, Carla (2014), "A participação no seu contexto específico: O “Paktu ba Eleisaun Pasífika” em Timor-Leste", Cabo dos Trabalhos, 10, 10.

Luís, Carla (2013), "Do Democratisation and Global Justice go hand in hand? The case of Timor-Leste", Politikon: IAPSS Political Science Journal, 20, 48-59.


Papers in conference proceedings

Luís, Carla (2014), "Eleições em Timor-Leste: O papel da participação popular na construção do Estado" in TLSA - Hannah Loney, Antero B. da Silva, Nuno Canas Mendes, Alarico da Costa Ximenes and Clinton Fernandes (org.), Buka hatene - Compreender - Mengerti - Understanding - Timor-Leste. Hawthorn: Swinburne Press, 114-120.

Luís, Carla (2014), "Resilience in Timor-Leste, peace and statebuilding: friends or enemies?": International Studies Association (ISA)


Presentations in scientific events

Luís, Carla (2015), Independent Timor-Leste: which institutions for the newly born state?, paper presented at TLSA - Understanding Timor-Leste 2015, Dili, Timor-Leste, 09 to 10 July.

Luís, Carla; Rodrigues, Ilda (2015), How to address electoral complaints - learning from the Portuguese experience, paper presented at II Asian Electoral Stakeholder Forum - De,ocratic Electoral Processes: Reality and Challenges, Dili, Timor-Leste, 17 to 19 March.

Luís, Carla (2014), Statebuilding e a exportação do Estado liberal: uma democracia com que demos?, paper presented at 40 anos após o 25 de abril de 1974: a crise das democracias liberais, ISCTE, Lisboa, 08 to 10 May.

Luís, Carla (2014), O sistema eleitoral em Timor-Leste: que desafios na consolidação da paz?, paper presented at VII Congresso da APCP, Coimbra, Portugal, 14 to 16 April.

Luís, Carla (2014), Statebuilding in Timor-Leste: resilience and participation, paper presented at ISA 55th Annual Convention: Spaces and Places: Geopolitics in an Era of Globalization, Toronto, Canada, 26 March 29 April.

Luís, Carla (2014), Timor-Leste: voting and what else? How electoral systems should foster participation, paper presented at Resisting war in the 20th century - International Conference, FCSH, Lisboa, 27 February 01 March.

Luís, Carla (2013), Participation and its specific context: analysing “Paktu Eleisaun Pasífika” in Timor- Leste, paper presented at IV Colóquio Internacional de Doutorandos/as do CES, Coimbra C: “Dialogar com os Tempos e os Lugares do(s) Mundo(s)”, organizado pelo Centro de Estudos Sociais da Universidade de Coimbra, Faculdade de Economia da Universidade de Coimbra, 06 to 07 December.

Luís, Carla; Duarte Lopes, Paula; Leitão, António; Blanco, Ramon; Braz, Carlos (2013), Round-table on “Peacebuilding in Timor-Leste”, paper presented at Intensive Programme on ‘Peacebuilding: dilemmas and challenges’, Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal, 04 to 13 November.

Luís, Carla (2013), Timor-Leste e o novo Estado independente: o papel da participação popular na luta emancipatória, paper presented at II Congresso Internacional Karl Marx, Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas da Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 24 to 26 October.

Luís, Carla (2013), Elections in Timor-Leste: the role of popular participation in statebuilding , paper presented at “Understanding Timor-Leste 2013” - Timor-Leste Studies Association (TLSA) and Swinburne University of Technology, Universidade Nacional de Timor Lorosa’e (UNTL) Liceu campus, Dili, Timor-Leste, 15 to 16 July.

Luís, Carla (2013), Do Democratisation and Global Justice go hand in hand? The case of Timor-Leste, paper presented at “Global Justice” - 16th IAPSS Academic Conference of the International Association for Political Science Students (IAPSS), Rome, Italy, 06 to 08 March.


Other Publications

Luís, Carla (2015), "Tunisia and Egypt: contrasting elections following the Arab Spring", The Electoral Integrity Project .

Luís, Carla (2015), "How to regulate the messengers? Insights from electoral media coverage in Portugal", The Electoral Integrity Project .


Organisation of scientific events

Membro da Comissão Organizadora de Consolidação da Paz em Timor-Leste e o Contributo Português, Porto, Braga, Coimbra, Lisboa, 21 to 28 February by 2014 (com Freire, Raquel; Braz, Carlos Morgado; Leitão, António; Lopes, Paula Duarte; Nascimento, Daniela).


Research Projects

2015-02 - 2015-06 - "The Electoral Integrity Project", coordinated by Pippa Norris, sponsored by Sydney University and Harvard University.

2011-03-01 - 2014-02-28 - "Peacebuilding and sustainable peace: UN missions in Timor-Leste and Portugal's contribution", coordinated by Maria Raquel Freire, sponsored by FCT.