I am a PhD candidate in the Transport Studies Unit (TSU) at Oxford University.

I am currently on leave from a research position at the Institute for Applied Economic Research (Ipea - Brazil), where I conduct policy-oriented research in the fields of urban and regional development, transport policies and demography.

Research Interests
  • Justice and Equity issues in transport policies
  • Urban accessibility and commuting patterns
  • Spatial organization of cities
  • Active travel and health inequalities
  • Spatial analysis and data visualization
  • Population aging and demographic projections


   Ph.D in Geography (2013- likely 2017)
   University of Oxford - UK
   Thesis topic: Distributive Justice, Transport Policies and Mega Events
    Advisors: David Banister and Tim Schwanen

   M.A. in Demography (2006-2008)
   State University of Campinas (Unicamp) - Brazil
   Advisor: Daniel Hogan

   B.A. in Sociology (2002-2006)
   University of Brasília (UnB) - Brazil
   Advisor: Brasilmar Nunes