Leadership

 

Rector

Prof. Edson da Costa Bortoni

Dr. Edson da Costa Bortoni is a professor a Universidade Federal de Itajubá (UNIFEI).  He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from EFEI (1990) (UNIFEI’s name, at the time), a master’s degree in Energetic System Planning from UNICAMP (1993), Ph.D. in Electric Power System from USP (1998), Teaching Habilitation from USP/EESC (2012), Visiting Professor at EPFL in Lausanne at Switzerland (2015) and in Politecnico di Torino, Italy (2019). He was the coordinator of the Master’s degree program in Energy Engineering, a member of Electrical Engineering CAA of ENADE/INEP, and Editor-in-chief of Energy Brazilian Magazine. Currently is President of the Brazilian Society of Energy Planning, Director of EXCEN (Center of Excellence in Energy Efficiency. Senior Member of IEEE (The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers). Membro Fellow da ISA (International Society of Automation).  Fellow Member of IHA (International Hydropower Association).  Fellow member of ISA (International Society of Automation). Fellow Member of IHA (International Hydropower Association). Active Member of committees from IEEE, ISA, and CIGRÉ. He was the coordinator of CIGRÉ’s Rotating Machine Monitoring Committee. Assistant Editor (AE) of IET (Generation, Transmission, and Distribution), and Flow Measurement and Instrumentation Journal. Reviewer of several qualified periodic of IEEE, IET, and Elsevier. Consultant for the United Nations Development Program (PNUD), and several national and international companies. Five published books, nine chapters in other books, two patents obtained, and over 300 technical articles published in congresses and in national and international journals. His lines of research are mainly focused on instrumentation, energy efficiency in motor systems, optimization of energy systems, design and testing, modeling of electrical machines and power generation systems. He received the ISA Power Industry Division Achievement Award in 2018, the Hydropower Foundation Educator of the Year in 2019, and recognition from the IEEE/PES as Distinguished Lecturer in 2019.

 

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/0936619055402651

E-mail: reitoria@unifei.edu.br

 

Vice Rector

Prof. Antonio Carlos Ancelotti Junior

Dr. Antonio Carlos Ancelotti Junior graduated in Mechanical Engineering at Universidade Federal de Itajubá – UNIFEI (2001), master’s degree and PhD. in Aeronautical and Mechanical Engineering from Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica – ITA (2011). Worked in the private sector as a product development engineer at EMBRAER (2001 – 2011), area of ​​composite materials and structures. In 2011, he began his academic career at UNIFEI, as a professor at IEM – Institute of Mechanical Engineering where he is currently an Associate Professor. He has worked with teaching, in the disciplines of Materials, Processes, Fatigue and Aeronautical Maintenance in undergraduate and graduate courses. At the Graduate Program, he is a permanent professor in the Mechanical Engineering and Materials Engineering programs, collaborating with the Professional Master’s Degree in Materials Engineering. In the research area, he has coordinated and acted in FINEP, FAPEMIG and CNPq projects. He coordinates a research group that has published articles in international journals relevant to the area of ​​composites. In extension activities, he is the current coordinator of the Special Ex-Machina project (for the development of assistive technologies). In addition, it operates in the provision of services and technological and industrial development projects with companies in the area of ​​composite materials through the NTC – Nucleus of Technology in Composites, where it is the coordinator of the laboratories. In 2018, he won the Itajubense Science and Technology award on the theme “Science for Reducing Inequalities”, for the development of prostheses for lower and upper limbs.

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/1216552811518794
E-mail: vicereitor@unifei.edu.br
 

Chief of Staff

Prof. Fabio Roberto Fowler

Doctor Fabio Roberto Fowler is a full Professor at the Federal University of Itajubá-UNIFEI (1992- ). Passionate about Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Marketing. Director of Entrepreneurship-CEU/UNIFEI (2010-2018). Doctorate in Administration from the University of São Paulo-USP (2003). Master’s Degree in Administration from the University of São Paulo (1997). Specialization in Entrepreneurial Education from Durham University Business School – DUBS England (1994). Degree in Administration from UNIFEI (2014). Degree in Mechanical Engineering from UNIFEI (1987). Tutor of Education Program Tutorial-PET of Education and Entrepreneurial Management of the Administration Course at UNIFEI (2011-2018). He has worked with teaching, research and extension in the areas of Administration and Engineering, with an emphasis on Entrepreneurship, acting on the following topics: Marketing Administration; Finances; Entrepreneurial Education, Creation of New Businesses, Management Training and Intra-entrepreneurship.

Full CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/9329387818982830
E-mail: gabinete@unifei.edu.br

 

Secretaries:
Solange Aguiar Jodas
Heloisa Helena dos Santos

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