Lucia Maria Martins Giraffa

Schools: School of Technology
Graduate Programs: Education Graduate Program


Degree in Mathematics ans Science at Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (1979).Master in Education at Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (1991) PhD in Computer Science (Intelligent Tutoring Systems) at Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (1999). Pos-Doctoral at College of Education - Texas University at Austin (2011). CNPq Research Productivity Scholarship - Level 2. Has experience in Computer Science, acting on the following subjects: Computer Science applied to Education ,Distance Education, and Teacher´s Formation regarding Technology .Professor at Graduate Porgram at College of Education (PUCRS)Head of ARGOS - Grupo de Pesquisa Interdisciplinar em Tecnologias Digitais e Educação a Distância

Areas of interest


Concentration Areas and Lines Research


- Education training, policies and practices

Research Structures

Research Group

- Argos- Interdisciplinary research group on Distance Education