Catarina Frois is Assistant Professor (with Aggregation) in the Department of Anthropology of ISCTE- University Institute of Lisbon.
Her work focuses on the study of marginality, crime, security, justice and human rights. She is the author of Vigilance and Power (2013, Mundos Sociais Publisher), Condemned Women. Stories from Inside the Prison (2017, Tinta da China Publisher) and Prisons (2020, Francisco Manuel dos Santos Foundation – Publisher).