Marianna Albuquerque is the Deputy Director of Projects at the Brazilian Center for International Relations (CEBRI). She was a substitute professor at the Institute for Strategic Studies (INEST-UFF) between 2017 and 2019, a consultant for projects in Think Tanks, and coordinator of the South American Political Observatory (OPSA/UERJ). In 2022, she started a post-doctorate in Military Sciences at the Army Command and General Staff College (ECEME). She holds a PhD in Political Science from the Institute of Social and Political Studies at UERJ (IESP/UERJ) and a Master degree in Political Science from the same institution. She holds a BA in International Relations from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) and a BA in Political Science from the Federal University of the State of Rio de Janeiro (UNIRIO).