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Summary

Bachelor degree in Environmental Engineering, completed in January 2015 at the Federal University of Viçosa, with visiting period at the Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciences (2013). Masters of Science (MSc) in Environmental Sanitation at Ghent University, completed in July 2017. Master thesis focused on comparison of different electrode materials for sulfide oxidation and sulfur recovery from wastewater using electrochemical cells, developed at Cmet, Ghent. Worked in research and projects of sanitary and environmental engineering, with focus on the evaluation of surface water quality, new technologies for water and wastewater treatment and urban solid waste and civil construction waste management.

Experiences

Current Experience

  • Masters Student
    Since September 2015
    Master thesis: Anode materials for sulfide oxidation in alkaline wastewater: a stability and activity performance comparison

Past Experience

  • Environmental Analyst and Research Assistant Intern
    January 2014 --- December 2014
    Environmental analyst, dealing with solid waste management in the construction industry. Worked in a project to study the feasibility and implementation of an industrial landfill for disposal of construction and demolition solid waste. Research assistant in a project to study the biodegradability and disposal of carcasses and poultry litter through the use of an aerobic bioreactor. The aim of the project was to ensure biosafety and minimization of environmental damage, as well as evaluate the use of the organic compost generated as a fertilizer in agriculture.

  • Research Assistant Intern
    May 2013 --- August 2013
    Assistance in a project aiming the use and improvement of an electrochemical cell for wastewater treatment.

  • Project Assistant Intern - Solid Waste Management
    March 2012 --- March 2013
    Member of a team responsible for the development of a sorting and composting plant project for small Brazilian municipalities, participating in activities such as municipal solid waste characterization and project writing.

  • Research Assistant Intern - Water Quality
    September 2010 --- December 2011
    Sampling of surface water and groundwater in landfill surrounding areas, followed by their quality evaluation in laboratory.

Personality

Self Assessment :
AdaptabilityAnalytical thinkingAttention to detailFlexibilityKindnessResponsibilitySociabilityWillingness to compromiseOrganization

Knowledge

Self Assessment :
Lab scale batches Scientific writingAutoCADBiomarkers R&DData AnalysisEngineeringEnglishEnvironmental ScienceLaboratory ResearchMitigationResearch
LinkedIn Assessment :
Microsoft ExcelMicrosoft WordMicrosoft PowerpointInglésAutoCADPlanejamento estratégicoPowerPointSustentabilidadeEnglishEngenharia ambientalResearchPesquisaEnvironmental Management Systemssustainability

Skills and Expertise

Self Assessment :
Analytical skills Report dataAssist with routine testsCalculate process efficiencyCollect dataConduct literature searchesInterpret analytical resultsInterpret research resultsPerform routine testsR&DReport study conclusionsReview monitoring reportsReview reportsUse laboratory techniquesWrite final reports

Education

  • Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Environmental Sanitation from Universiteit Gent in 2017
  • Bachelor in Environmental Engineering from Federal University of Viçosa in 2015
  • Bachelor (exchange study program) in Environmental Science from Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciences in 2013
  • High School in Engineering practices from Colégio Embraer Juarez Wanderley in 2008

Languages

BrightOwl Assessment:
Self Assessment:
Portuguese
Native
English
Full Proficiency
Dutch
Elementary Proficiency
Spanish
Elementary Proficiency

Work Preferences

  • Notice Period:
    2 weeks
  • Locations I am interested in:
    Belgium Brussels, Belgium Ghent, Belgium Netherlands
  • Work From Home:
    No
  • Work Regime:
    Permanent position
  • International:
    Yes

Publications

    Expert has 1 publications (Will be avalible with full profile)

Area / Region

Ghent, Belgium

Others

Driving License
  • Yes