Coordinator of the Bioengineering Laboratory at Instituto Tecnologico de Aeronautica - ITA, she is a University Professor since 2006. She has a degree in Biological Sciences and a PhD in Functional and Molecular Biology from the State University of Campinas (UNICAMP). Dr Priscila develops research on the behaviour of microbial populations in confined, aeronautical and space environments. Professor Priscila develops research on the interface of biology and technology. She is currently the coordinator of the Minor program in Bioengineering at ITA. She also works with companies and startups on health innovation and biosecurity in multidisciplinary and multi-institutional projects.