Karine Belarmino

Ph.D. candidate in Political Science
Research Interests

In my dissertation, I work with Brazilian census and electoral data, investigating geographical patterns of religious transition and its potential association with the election of evangelical politicians at the local level in the country.


I am a Political Science Ph.D. candidate in Political Science at the University of Minnesota, Twins Cities. My majors are comparative politics and methods. I have 5+ years of research experience, working with several complex data collection, cleansing and modeling, varying from cross-national aggregated to individual level data, text mining and sentiment analysis and GIS modeling.