Professor and Rector of the Aeronautics Institute of Technology, having previously held various functions at the institute, such as Rector, Dean of Extension and Cooperation, Head of Department, Course Coordinator and Project Coordinator. Former President of CAPES Largest Research Agency in Brazil. He was a member of the Deliberative Council and is a current CNPQ (National Council of Scientific Research) researcher, level 1B. Member of the Presidential Transition Team during 2018, in the area of education. Associate Editor of the Journal Transportes. Reviewer of several national and international journals. Committee member of the Transportation Research Board - USA. He was Superintendent of Airport Infrastructure at ANAC - National Civil Aviation Agency. He was President of the Brazilian Air Transport Research Society. He has a degree in Civil Engineering from the State University of Campinas (1998), a master's degree in Aeronautical Infrastructure Engineering from the Aeronautics Institute of Technology (2000) and a PhD in Transport Engineering - University of Calgary (2004) - Canada. He is member of several professional councils in the area of education, science, technology and innovation. Index h = 12 (Google Scholar, with 824 citations), h = 7 (Scopus, with 256 citations) and h = 5 (Web of Science, with 200 citations).