Leiza Brumat is an International Relations analyst whose areas of interest are the free movement of persons, migration policies, migration policymaking, regional integration and multi-level governance.
Before joining the MPC she was a lecturer in International Relations, Regional Integration and International Organizations and a Research Fellow for the National Council of Scientific and Technical Research (CONICET) of Argentina. She was awarded a PhD in Social Sciences by Flacso –Argentina with a thesis on migration policies and the free movement of persons in Mercosur. She was visiting scholar in Università di Bologna and visiting researcher in Universidad Complutense de Madrid. She has been consultant for international organizations. She has participated as presenter, organizer and discussant in several academic events. She has published numerous articles on regional integration, migration policies and the free movement of persons in diverse countries.
Research topics: migration policies and policymaking, free movement of persons, regional integration, regionalism.
Geographic areas: South America, North America, Europe.