Abridged CV

Education

— Ph.D., Sound Studies, University of Texas at Austin, 2013
— M.M, Ethnomusicology, University of Texas at Austin, 2010
— B.M., Music Composition, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, 2008

Academic Positions

— Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University, 2016–present
— Visiting Assistant Professor, Princeton University, 2019

Fellowships

— Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, 2019
— Visiting Associate Research Scholar, Princeton University, 2019
— Visiting Scholar, Centre de Sociologie de l’Innovation, Mines ParisTech, 2018 
— Crawley Faculty Fellowship, Texas A&M University, 2017-2019

Grants and Awards

— Texas A&M Triads for Transformation, Texas A&M University, 2019-2021
— International Travel Support, College of Liberal Arts, Texas A&M University, 2019
— Dr. Dennis Berthold Innovations in Teaching Award, Texas A&M University, 2018
— Faculty Research Fellowship, Glasscock Center for Humanities Research, 2018
— Publication Support Grant, Glasscock Center for Humanities Research, 2018

Invited Presentations

— “Acoustic Surveillance in Brazil,” University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2020
— “State Acoustics in Brazil,” Princeton University, 2019
— “Alexas, Wiretaps, and Gunshots: Some Notes on Acoustic Surveillance,” University of Texas at Austin, 2019
— “Sound-Politics in Latin America,” University of Costa Rica, 2018

Conference Presentations

— “Acoustic Surveillance in Brazil,” Society for Social Study of Science Annual Meeting, 2019
— “The Relationships between Sound Studies and Ethnomusicology” (roundtable), Society for Ethnomusicology Meeting, 2019
— “The End of Gentrification: A Roundtable about Recent Changes on Brazil’s Urban Periphery” (roundtable), Latin American Studies Association Congress, 2019
— “Acoustic Surveillance in Brazil,” American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting, 2018
— “Anti-Noise Waves in São Paulo: 1910s-2010s,” Latin American Studies Association Congress, 2018

Courses Taught 

— Latin American Soundscapes
— Research Methods
— Performance in the Modern Era
— Performance and Technology
— Performance in World Cultures

University Service (Texas A&M)

— Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Performance Studies, 2020–present
— Executive Committee, Department of Performance Studies, 2020–present
— Liberal Arts Council (at-large member), College of Liberal Arts, 2018-2021
— Colloquium Series Coordinator, Department of Performance Studies, 2017–present
— Graduate Committee, Department of Performance Studies, 2017–present