The very quality of the content is due to the diversity of academic backgrounds and professional experiences of Watershed team of Brazilian and foreign columnists. They are based in Beijing, Campinas, Islamabad, Istanbul, Lisbon, London, Mumbai, New Delhi, Salvador, São Paulo, Shijiazhuang, Taipei, Uberlândia, Washington, DC and Wuhan.
Marcelo Sette Mosaner
Founder of Golden Bridge International Business, company with expertise in cost reduction and security increase for import processes from China. He graduated in International Relations at PUC University São Paulo and specialized in Chinese language and culture at Peking University. He lived in the US, China and New Zealand and masters English, Spanish, French and Mandarin, besides Portuguese.
PhD candidate at Sevilla University, Spain. M.A. and MSc in International Politics from University of Johannesburg (South Africa) and Linkopings University (Sweden). B.A. in International Relations from Istanbul University, Turkey, where he is also affiliated with Ankara-based Foundation for Political, Economic and Social Research (SETA) as researcher. Besides being a visiting student at UPB-Medellin, Colombia in 2009, he has been a Visiting International Fellow at New Delhi-based Institute for Defense Studies and Analyses (IDSA), India, in 2010.
Graduate Degree in Business Administration, she is a specialist in Tourism and a consultant on leisure, study and business trips to China. Born in Beijing, she has lived in São Paulo for 18 years. She travels frequently to different Chinese provinces for commercial events and visits to relatives and friends, all of which allows her to live out social, political and economic changes close up.
UGC Research Fellow and Doctoral Candidate in the Centre for Russian and Central Asian Studies, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. M.Phil in Russian Studies and Post Graduate in Politics (with specialization in International Relations) from SIS, JNU, New Delhi.Graduated in Political Science and Economics from Isabella Thoburn College, Lucknow. Have worked as an Associate Editor for Eurasian Report (2007-2008).
Working with the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, he is the author of the forthcoming book "The Politics of Islam, Nation-building and Development: Ethnic Violence and Terrorism in Indonesia". Before joining JNU, he headed the Southeast Asia Research Program for a year (2007-2008) at the New Delhi-based Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies.