Bruno Reis, an associate professor of political science at the Federal University of Minas Gerais and a visiting researcher at the University of Pennsylvania, has worked on a wide range of areas in political science, including political theory, politics in the Internet era, methodology, and campaign finance studies. A member of the board of the National Association of Graduate Programs in Social Sciences in Brazil since 2012, he earned his PhD at the Instituto Universitário de Pesquisas do Rio de Janeiro (IUPERJ).