Professor of Law at the Federal University of Santa Catarina – UFSC; Post-Doctoral research at the University of Alicante (Spain 2013/4); Post-Doctoral research at the Center of Environmental Law, Macquarie University (Sydney, Australia 2005/6); PhD in Environmental Law from UFSC Former President of the Institute “O Direito por um Planeta Verde”; Coordinator of the CNPq Research Group on Environmental Law and Political Ecology at the Risk Society. Researcher Award from the Federal University of Santa Catarina. 2011. Elected Member of the Governing Board of the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law (2015 to 2018). Capes Thesis Award 2019, supervisor category, Capes.