Graduate Program

Education and History of Sciences and Mathematics

The program aims at developing, within UFABC, formal research and academic studies in the fields of teaching and history of science and mathematics. The program strives to produce knowledge related to a critical, humanistic, and deep perspective of science, encompassing from the genesis of scientific knowledge up to its propagation in formal and non-formal education spaces. Other goals include increasing scientific production and contribution to the training of highly qualified human resources for teaching and research in the area, capable to express approaches from different disciplines, own research methodologies, and  interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary knowledge.

The student profile is preferably composed by teachers working in Elementary and Higher Education, bachelor and licentiate degree holders in different fields of science, humanities, and exact sciences.

Research areas:

Teaching and Learning in Sciences and Mathematics;

Teacher Training in Sciences and Mathematics;

History of Sciences and Mathematics and its Connections with Education.


 Master’s degree.

Selection Process:

Call for application usually opens in July and November. More information about admission requirements and the application process are available on the program website.

Classes Begin:

February and September (depending on the year’s calendar).




Limited availability, depending on case-by-case analysis.




Program Website

Additional information about calls, application and deadlines, please go to the program Website


NameResearch Areas
Acacio Sidinei Almeida Santos
Alessandro Jacques Ribeiro
Ana Maria Dietrich
Breno Arsioli MouraHistory of Science; History of Optics; 18th century; History of Science and Teaching
Charles Morphy Dias Dos Santos
Evonir Albrecht
Fernanda Franzolin
Giselle Watanabe Caramello
Graciela De Souza Olivera
Joao Rodrigo Santos Da Silva
Lucio Campos Costa
Maisa Helena Altarugio
Marcelo Zanotello
Marcia Helena Alvim
Marco Antonio Bueno Filho
Maria Beatriz Fagundes
Maria Candida Varone De Morais Capecchi
Maria Ines Ribas Rodrigues
Meiri Aparecida Gurgel De Campos Miranda
Mirian Pacheco Silva Albrecht
Natalia Pirani Ghilardi Lopes
Patricia Del Nero Velasco
Paulo Tadeu Da Silva
Rafael Cava Mori
Sergio Henrique Bezerra De Sousa Leal
Virginia Cardia Cardoso