Associate professor at UFRB (Universidade Federal do Recôncavo da Bahia), the Master in Arts, Culture and Languages at UFJF (Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora) and the Information and Knowledge Society Doctoral Programme at UOC (Universitat Oberta de Catalunya). Holds a Master and a PhD in Communication and Semiotics (Pontifícia Universidade de São Paulo). Member of the Bioart Society (Finland), Artnodes Journal editorial board (Catalonia) and ICIE (Internacional Center for Info Ethics – Germany). Leader of the research group on Práticas Artísticas, Espacialidade e Ciências da Vida (PAEC/CNPq) and researcher of the group Comunicação e Cultura – Barroco e Mestiçagem (PUC/SP). Part of the Outras Tribos NGO, that organizes and manages educational projects in the digital divide and cultural preservation area with local activists and teachers in the Aldeia Velha community (state of Bahia) of Pataxó ethnicity. Member of the collaborative council of Coding Rights.

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Outras tribos (Tradicional knowledge and digital technologies)

Coding Rights (women led organization for Internet Rights)

Bioart Society (Organization focusing on creating public discussions about biosciences, biotechnologies and bioethics)

ICIE (International Center for Info Ethics)