The President

bianor CAVALCANTI Bianor Scelza ,Fundaçao Getulio Vargas, Rio de janeiro, BRAZIL
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Biography of the 2016-2019 President: Bianor Scelza Cavalcanti

Bianor Scelza Cavalcanti is currently the President of the International Association of Schools and Institutes of Administration (IASIA). He is co-chair of the IASIA Working Group IX “International Dimensions of Public Administration”.

Prof. Cavalcanti is the International Director of the Getulio Vargas Foundation; he was also the Regional Vice President for Latin America and the Caribbean of the IASIA, International Association of Schools and Institutes of Administration (2008-2013 and 2013-2016), and the President of the LAGPA (2013-2016), Latin American Group for Public Administration of the International Institute of Administrative Sciences. He has extensive national and international experience in teaching, researching and consulting in the fields of public administration and public policies.

He is full professor and has held the position of Director of the Getulio Vargas Foundation Escola Brasileira de Administração Pública e de Empresas. Prof. Cavalcanti holds a Ph.D. in Public Administration and Policy from the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, serves on important boards of trustees and advisory boards, and has published several scientific articles both in Brazil and abroad.

His main book “The Equalizer Manager: management strategies in the public sector” was published in Portuguese, in Brazil, in 2005; in 2009, this book was launched in Spanish, in Argentina, and in French, in Canada; in 2014, an English e-book version was launched from FGV editing house.

Over more than 40 years, Bianor Cavalcanti has built a solid and solidary career in the field of Public Administration, contributing to strengthening the role of this area in the searching of the development of the states.


For more information please consult his complete resumé in PDF full online CV (in Portuguese):

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