Science and Technology Education

04/11/2019 19:34

Objective: The Graduate Program in Science and Technology Education (PPGECT) aims to develop research and teaching activities about the relationship between education and science, with emphasis on the understanding of the teaching and learning process, that is, the domain of the structures of thought required by science and technology and its insertion in the Brazilian society, in order to promote a more adequate teaching.

Type: Academic master’s degree and doctoral degree.

Area of Concentration: Science and Technology Education.

Lines of Research:
– Teacher Training;
– Science Teaching and Learning;
– The Social Implications of Science and Technology in Education;
– Epistemology and the History of Science and Mathematics;
– Media and Science Education;
– Language and Education.

Contact: sec.ppgect@gmail.com | +55 (48) 3721-4181

Website: http://ppgect.ufsc.br/

Natural Disasters

04/11/2019 19:33

Objective: The Graduate Program in Natural Disasters (PPGDN) aims to prepare highly qualified professors, researchers and professionals for the job market as well as for scientific research and technological development.

Type: Professional master’s degree.

Area of Concentration: Natural Disasters and Risk Management.

Lines of Research:
– Geological, Meteorological and Hydrological Processes and Natural Disasters;
– Social Vulnerability and Risk Management and Natural Disasters.

Contact: ppgdn@contato.ufsc.br | +55 (48) 3721-3515

Website: http://ppgdn.ufsc.br/

Nanoscience, Processes and Advanced Materials (Blumenau Campus)

04/11/2019 19:31

Objective: The Graduate Program in Nanoscience, Processes and Advanced Materials (PPGNPTMat) aims to prepare qualified professionals to develop scientific research, processes, products, methodologies and new materials, enabling investments in technology and innovation in the fields of Chemistry, Physics, Materials, Biomedicine, Environment, among others, as well as promoting the advancement of knowledge in nanoscience, processes and advanced materials for the benefit of society.

Type: Academic master’s degree.

Area of Concentration: Nanoscience, Processes and Advanced Materials.

Lines of Research:
– Materials, Processes and Transformations;
– Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.

Contact: ppgnpmat@contato.ufsc.br | +55 (48) 3271-3336 / +55 (47) 3232-5136

Website: http://ppgnpmat.blumenau.ufsc.br/

Knowledge Engineering and Management

04/11/2019 19:29

Objective: The Graduate Program in Knowledge Engineering and Management (PPGEGC) offers both master’s and doctoral degrees to academic, government and business professionals interested in researching, teaching or developing technical-scientific solutions to knowledge cycle. In knowledge society, such professionals have been required to model and deliver sustainable innovations in areas such as education, management, technological development, e-government, agribusiness, digital inclusion, among many others.

Type: Academic master’s degree and doctoral degree

Areas of Concentration:
Knowledge Management;
Knowledge Engineering;
Knowledge Media.

Lines of Research:
– Theory and Practice in Knowledge Engineering;
– Knowledge Engineering Applied to Organizations;
– Knowledge Modeling and Representation;
– Theory and Practice in Knowledge Management;
– Organizational Knowledge Management;
– Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Sustainability;
– Theory and Practice in Knowledge Media;
– Media and Dissemination of Knowledge;
– Media and Knowledge in Education.

Contact: ppgegc@contato.ufsc.br | +55 (48) 3721-2451

Website: http://www.egc.ufsc.br/en/

Information and Communication Technologies (Araranguá Campus)

04/11/2019 19:27

Objective: The Graduate Program in Information and Communication Technologies (PPGTIC) aims to prepare high-level professionals, committed to the advancement of knowledge and innovation, for the development of research, teaching, outreach and other professional activities.

Type: Academic master’s degree.

Area of Concentration: Technology and Innovation.

Lines of Research:
– Educational Technology;
– Computer Technology;
– Technology, Management and Innovation.

Contact: ppgtic@contato.ufsc.br | +55 (48) 3721-6250

Website: http://ppgtic.ufsc.br/

Interdisciplinary Studies in Human Sciences

04/11/2019 19:27

Objective: The Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Human Sciences (PPGICH) aims to prepare and develop high-level professionals for the practice of higher education teaching, research and outreach in the field of human sciences, with an interdisciplinary perspective, in the concentration areas and lines of research defined by the Program.

Type: Academic doctoral degree.

Areas of Concentration:
Human Condition in Modernity;
Gender Studies;
Society and Environment;
Africa and its Diasporas.

Lines of Research:
– Modernity and Globalization;
– Evolution of Life and Health Sciences;
– Epistemology of Interdisciplinary Gender Studies;
– Gender and its Interrelations with Generation, Ethnicity, Class;
– Development, Conflicts and Public Policies;
– Consumption, Lifestyles and Ethics;
– Colonial and Post-Colonial Political Processes;
– Socio-cultural and artistic productions.

Contact: ppgich@contato.ufsc.br | +55 (48) 3721-9405 / +55 (48) 3721-3505

Website: http://ppgich.ufsc.br/

Evaluation Methods and Management

04/11/2019 19:25

Objective: The Graduate Program in Evaluation Methods and Management (PPGMGA) aims to provide practical training for professionals and researchers on the topic of evaluation and its management.

Type: Professional master’s degree

Area of Concentration: Evaluation Methods and Management.

Lines of Research:
– Quantitative Methods in Educational Evaluation;
– Evaluation Management.

Contact: ppgmga@contato.ufsc.br | +55 (48) 3721-4707

Website: http://ppgmga.posgrad.ufsc.br/

Biotechnology and Biosciences

04/11/2019 19:24

Objective: The Graduate Program in Biotechnology and Biosciences (PPGBTC) aims to prepare human resources for the generation and dissemination of scientific and technological knowledge and for the development of processes, products and/or services to improve quality of life.

Type: Academic master’s degree and doctoral degree.

Areas of Concentration:
Cell and Molecular Biology;
Microbiology and Parasitology;
Biotechnology.

Lines of Research:
– Bioinformatics and Systems Biology;
– Host-Microorganism Interaction;
– Development of Bioprocesses;
– Prospection of Bioactive Molecules and Development of Vaccines and Biological Therapies.

Contact: ppgbtc@contato.ufsc.br | +55 (48) 3721-2713

Website: http://biotecnologia.ufsc.br/

Agroecosystems

04/11/2019 19:22

Objective: The Graduate Program in Agroecosystems (PPGA) aims at investigating, understanding and transforming the relations of the rural area, in all its dimensions, developing wide-ranging intelligence aligned with the competence to interpret, build and relate specific knowledge that is appropriate to each reality.

Type: Academic master’s degree and doctoral degree.

Areas of Concentration:
Agroecology;
Rural Development and Environmental Performance.

Lines of Research:
– Agroecosystemic Approaches of Productive Processes;
– Animal Ethology, Husbandry and Welfare;
– Evolution, Management and Conservation of Agrobiodiversity;
– Family Farming, New Ruralities and Rural Territories;
– Dynamics of Socio-Ecological Systems.

Contact: ppga@contato.ufsc.br | +55 (48) 3721-5341 | +55 (48) 3721-4740

Website: http://ppgagro.posgrad.ufsc.br/

Translation Studies

04/11/2019 19:18

Objective: The Graduate Program in Translation Studies (PGET) aims to prepare and develop high-level professionals committed to the advancement of knowledge for the practice of research, teaching and outreach in the field of Translation Studies.

Type: Academic master’s degree and doctoral degree.

Area of Concentration: Retextualization Processes.

Lines of Research:
– Literary Studies in Translation and Interpretation;
– Linguistic Studies in Translation and Interpretation.

Contact: ppget@contato.ufsc.br | +55 (48) 3721-6647

Website: http://ppget.posgrad.ufsc.br