Adriana Almeida Sales de Melo


Biographical note

Associate Professor at the University of Brasília, at the Faculty of Education; Collaborating Researcher at Universidade Lusófona / CEIED. Professor-researcher at PPGE / FE / UnB, master’s degrees in academic education (Comparative Studies in Education) and professional education (Higher Education Management). Post-Doctorate at Universidade Lusófona-Lisboa (2018). PhD in Education / Educational Policy (UNICAMP, 2003-PICDT / CAPES); Master’s in Education / Educational Policy (UFPE, 1996-Mest / CNPq); Degree and Bachelor of Philosophy (UFPE, 1989-PIBIC / CNPq). Participates in the Evaluation, Monitoring and Training Research within the scope of the PDDE and Aggregated Actions. Collaborating Center – Cecampe-CO – UnB (FNDE / UnB / FINATEC). Coordination of the Study Group on the Globalization of Education (GEP-Mundi – CNPq / UnB). Deputy Director of ANPAE-DF. Publisher of Com Censo Magazine (SEEDF). She has publications in politics, educational management and comparative education policy, as well as on the influence of international organizations on Brazilian educational policies; Trajectories of the evaluation of graduate education in Brazil, Portugal and Spain; OECD and the future of education; knowledge management and new skills for education; Higher Education and responses to the COVID-19 Pandemic.

 Postdoctoral degree under the supervision of Dr. António Teodoro, Professor at Universidade Lusófona de Lisboa and researcher at CeiED, on the theme: Evaluation trajectories of graduate education in Brazil, Portugal and Spain: autonomy and network dialogue for the 21st century; in the period from March 1, 2018 to February 28, 2019.

Areas of academic and scientific interest

  • International and Comparative Educational Policy
  • University education
  • High school and job training