Teaching Experience

WIND OF THE SPIRIT (Immigrant Resource Center), MORRISTOWN, NJ - March 2012 - present
Is currently teaching English as a second language to local students.
Supervisor: Diana Mejia

YAZIGI INTERNEXUS VIAMÃO — 2002-2004
Taught English as a foreign language to young and adult learners, from beginning to high-intermediate levels. Supervisor: Alessandra Camaratta

Research Experience

UNIVERSIDADE FEDERAL DO RIO GRANDE DO SUL, DEPARTMENT OF LINGUISTICS — 2002-2003
Undergraduate Research Assistant. Researched the interaction between learners of Brazilian Portuguese as a foreign language trying to solve a computer-aided language task. Professor advisor: Dr. Margarete Schlatter

UNIVERSIDADE FEDERAL DO RIO GRANDE DO SUL, DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE — 2000-2001 Undergraduate Research Assistant. Developed software to help users construct queries to search databases with temporal functionality in objects with roles model. Professor advisor: Dr. Nina Edelweiss

Education

The New School (New York City, New York, USA) — MA in TESOL, May 2012 (with honors)

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil) — B.S., Computer Science, March 2004

Language Skills

English: fluent
Brazilian Portuguese: native