Ada Bogliolo Piancastelli de Siqueira
LLB/BA Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil; LLM London School of Economics and Political Science; MPhil in International Relations and Politics University of Cambridge.
Before coming to Georgetown Law, Ada was a Santander Scholar at the Wolfson College, University of Cambridge. She completed a Masters of Philosophy (MPhil) in International Studies and Politics researching the relationship between law and politics at the World Trade Organization. Previously, Ada acquired a Masters in Law (LLM) in International Public Law at the London School of Economics and Political Sciences in 2011. She graduated with a distinction for her dissertation on Trade and Human Rights, focusing on the case of Chinese censorship and barriers to trade.
Ada currently pursues her SJD at Georgetown under Professor Alvaro Santos as a Brazilian National Research Council (CNPq) researcher and is an Honorary Fellow at the Institute of International Economic Law. Her current dissertation re-discusses the working logic of the World Trade Organization in the context of alternative development strategies and social understandings of the trading system.