PhD in Urban Planning at PROURB/FAU/UFRJ (2010), Master of Urban Planning at PROURB/FAU/UFRJ (1999), Specialist in Urban and Regional Planning at IPPUR/UFRJ (1996); degree in Architecture and Urbanism by FAU/UFRJ ( 1995).

Professor of urbanism at PUC-Rio since 2004, working in the undergraduate program in Architecture and Urbanism in the Professional Masters in Urban and Environmental Engineering, the specialization course in Sustainability in Design: Design, Architecture and Urbanism, which is also coordinator in an extension course in Climate Change and Sustainability, and other graduate and specialization of PUC-Rio, in which he participates as a speaker.

She collaborates with the Interdisciplinary Environmental PUC-Rio (NIMA) where is part of the advisory board and coordinates the group of studies in Urban Planning and Climate Change.

Researcher in the Urbanism and Environmental Structures group LAURBAM/PROURB/FAU / UFRJ, in the Study Group Place: Sustainability in Design at PUC-Rio (GELS/PUC-Rio) and Management Group Physical Planning and Environment of Municipalities PUC-Rio, which also acts as the coordinator of the team of urban planning in advising municipalities of Resende - RJ and Maragojipe - BA, an extension project in development since 2007, which receives funding from Petroleo Brasileiro. Under the GELS / PUC-Rio participated in the creation (2008) of specialization in Sustainability in Design and organization of the Lecture Series: Different Views on Nature and Sustainability (2008,2009,2010,2011,2012) and Forum Discussion Built Environment: Commitment to Performance, Efficiency and Sustainability (2011.2012) the latter in partnership with the School of Architecture and Planning (Department TAU) UFMG.

Researches and acts professionally in the areas of planning and urban design with an emphasis on urban sustainability and resilience, adapting cities to climate change and social housing.

Head of the Department of Architecture and Urbanism


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