I am a graduate teaching assistant at the Philosophy Department of the University of Kansas. I was a Fulbright scholar from 2010 to 2014. In 2013, I was a visiting graduate student at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. I have an MA in philosophy from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro 2010, and degrees in philosophy 2007 and history 2005 by the Federal University of Ouro Preto. In the summer of 2009, I was the administrative coordinator of the academic program Legal and Policy Study in Rio de Janeiro promoted by the Payson Center for International Development at Tulane University. My research interests are in political philosophy, normative ethics, metaethics, practical reason, philosophy of law, and history of economic thought.