Honours and distinctions:
I am a Sciences of Religion PhD candidate at Universidade Metodista de São Paulo. I have been working on topics related to religion, sexualities and politics in Brazil since 2013. Currently developing an anthropological research at the Metropolitan Community Churches - a Christian LGBTI affirming religious denomination. I am also part of the editorial team of Mandragora, a journal specialised in gender and religion and I am a member of the Mandragora/NETMAL - Research Group on Gender and Religion coordinated by professor PhD Sandra Duarte de Souza. I have participated as an exchange student at Bridging Gaps Program at Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam, The Netherlands in 2016 and as an international student/researcher at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David in the United Kingdom from September/2019 to February/2020.