Pedro dos Santos is an Assistant Professor at Luther College, teaching classes in Political Science and International Studies. His research focus is Latin America, with a special interest in Brazilian politics. Recently Dr. dos Santos has been working especially on the issue of women's political representation in Brazil.
Outside the classroom, he enjoys playing and watching basketball (especially the Bulls and the Jayhawks) and watching any sport in which a Brazilian is competing. He also likes hiking and discovering all that Northeast Iowa has to offer with his wife and their two dogs.