Eduardo Viola holds a Doctorate in Political Science from the University of Sao Paulo (1982) and Post-Doctoral training in international political economy at the University of Colorado at Boulder (1990-91). He has been Full Professor at the Institute of International Relations, University of Brasilia, since 1993 and Senior Researcher of the Brazilian Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq). He is the coordinator of the CNPq Research Group “The International System in the Anthropocene and Climate Change”. Dr. Viola has been visiting professor in several international universities, among them: Stanford, Colorado at Boulder, Texas at Austin, Notre Dame, Amsterdam, Campinas and Buenos Aires. Dr. Viola is member of various international scientific committees. Dr. Viola has published eight books, more than eighty peer review articles in journals and more than fifty book chapters in several countries and languages on issues of Globalization and Governance, International Environmental Policy and Politics, Brazilian Climate Policy, and, International Political Economy of Energy and Climate Change.