Billy Graeff is a Lecturer in Sociology of Sport at the Federal
University of Rio Grande - Brazil. He has taught Sociology of
Sport, Olympic Studies, Sport Policy Analysis and Sport and
Globalisation at Loughborough University between
2014-2017. In 2016-2017, he also taught at Nottingham
Trent University, in modules such as sports training
pedagogy and international perspectives on sport and
physical education. He has previously held positions as a
lecturer at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul and
UNISEP, both in Brazil.  
Education
Physical Education, Federal University of Santa Maria, 2002
Masters, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, 2006
Doctor of Philosophy, Loughborough University, 2019
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Sociology of Sport, Sport Mega
Events, Political Economy of Sports, Sport for Development and Peace, Sports Teaching,
Football, Futsal and Olympic studies.