Mieke Lopes Cardozo is currently employed as a tenured assistant professor at the Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research of the University of Amsterdam. She is the coordinator of the ‘IS-Academie’ co-funded research project of the University of Amsterdam and the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs. She leads a Research Consortium on Education, Social Justice and Peacebuilding in collaboration with the University of Sussex and the University of Ulster.
Her research is focused in the area of Education and International Development – and more specifically on the themes of education for peacebuilding and social justice, (inter)national education and peacebuilding policies, teacher training, teacher agency, progressive education reforms, critical approaches to multicultural/intercultural education and decolonisation debates.
Most of her publications can be consulted in Education and Development website.