Carlos Gervasoni is Professor of Political Science at Universidad Torcuato Di Tella in Buenos Aires, Argentina. His recent research focuses on measuring and explaining subnational democracy in Argentina. As a regional manager in the Varieties of Democracy Project he is also engaged in the development of new indicators of democracy.
Gervasoni received his PhD in Political Science from the University of Notre Dame. In his dissertation he developed two alternative operational strategies to measure the degree of sub-national democracy and proposed a theory to explain the differences between Argentine provincial regimes. He has published in internationally renowned journals such as América Latina Hoy, Comparative Political Studies, Democratization, Journal of Democracy en Español, Journal of Politics in Latin America, and World Politics. Gervasoni has taught at universities in Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay, and the United States. He has received fellowships from the Fulbright Commission, the National Science Foundation, and the Kellogg Institute of the University of Notre Dame.