Antonio Pele is an Associate Professor at the Law School of the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro. He has also taught at the Carlos III University of Madrid. Visiting Scholar, The University of Chicago,"Pozen Family Center for Human Rights". Ph.d in Law/Human Rights, Carlos III University of Madrid. BA, "Sciences-Po", Bordeaux.
His research is mainly concerned with Critical Theory, Ethics and Human Dignity. He is the co-editor of the journal Direito, Estado e Sociedade
Workshop on Prison, Education and Judicial System: Brazil & United-States,