Career researcher at the National Institute of Educational Studies and Research Anísio Teixeira (INEP/MEC) and post-doctorate in Education at Stanford University. Multidisciplinary training - Doctor in Education (UnB), Master in Scientific and Technological Education (UFSC) and Engineer in Electronics and Telecommunications (UTFPR) articulates the different knowledge necessary for the evaluation of institutions, programs and public policies. Develops research in the field of Professional, Scientific and Technological Education (EPCT), privileging interdisciplinary approaches that seek to reconcile the qualitative and quantitative spheres of research, supported by historical and statistical approaches. He was the creator and coordinator of the implementation of the Nilo Peçanha Platform, which provides official statistics for the Federal EPCT Network. With extensive experience in management, he has held the positions of General Coordinator of Guidance and Control of Higher Education (SESu/MEC), Coordinator General of Higher Education Regulatory Studies (SERES/MEC), Special Advisor to the Innovation Policy Structuring Center (SETEC/MEC), Director of Statistics and Academic Information (IFSC/MEC), General Coordinator of Educational Instruments and Measures (INEP/ MEC), General Coordinator of Educational Studies (INEP/MEC) and Director of Educational Studies (INEP/MEC,) having coordinated the Monitoring studies of the National Education Plan (PNE).