Roberto Pereira

Adjunct professor and researcher at the Department of Computer Science, Federal University of Paraná (UFPR), Curitiba, Brazil.
Deputy Coordinator of the UFPR’s Graduate Program in Computer Science (2017-2020)
Former Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Campinas
Visiting Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Reading – UK
Associated Editor of the Brazilian Journal of Computers in Education (RBIE)
Member of the special Human Computer Interaction (IHC) committee of the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC)

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Interests: Human-Computer Interaction; Information Systems; Informatics in Education; Organizational Semiotics; Social Software; Social Web; Human Values and Culture in Information Systems design, Socially Aware Design.

Research Group: IHC Federal University of Paraná (UFPR)
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Contact: rpereira inf ufpr br
Rua Cel. Francisco H. dos Santos, 100 Centro Politécnico, 81531-980 Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil
Department of Computer Science, Office room 87. Phone: +55 41 3361 3685

5 Selected publications available for download:

  1. Pereira, R., Baranauskas, M.C.C. A value-oriented and culturally informed approach to the design of interactive systems. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies 80: 66-82. 2015.
  2. Piccolo, L.S. and Pereira, R., Culture-based artefacts to inform ICT design: foundations and practice. AI & SOCIETY, pp.1-17. 2017.
  3. Pereira, R., Baranauskas, M.C.C. and Liu, K., An Essay on Human Values in HCISBC Journal on Interactive Systems9(1), pp. 4-16. 2018.
  4. Baranauskas, M.C.C., de Souza, C.S, Pereira, R. I GranDIHC-BR — Grand Research Challenges in Human-Computer Interaction in Brazil. Brazilian Computer Society. 2015.
  5. Pereira, R. and Baranauskas, M.C.C., Systemic and Socially Aware Perspective for Information SystemsI GranDSI-BR, p.148. 2018.


Federal University of Paraná, Centro Politécnico. Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil.