Roberto Pereira

Professor and researcher at the Department of Informatics, Federal University of Paraná (UFPR), Curitiba, Brazil. Research areas: Human-Computer Interaction, Computer Science Education, Computing in Education. Interests: Human Values and Culture in technology design, Socially Aware Design, User eXperience, Computational Thinking, Gamification, Participatory Design, Active Learning in Computing Education.

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From 2015 to 2019, I have served as Associate Editor for the Brazilian Journal on Computers in Education, and as a member of the special Human Computer Interaction (IHC) committee in Brazil (2016-2021). Currently, I am working as:

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

  1. Pereira, R., Baranauskas, M.C.C. and Liu, K., An Essay on Human Values in HCI. Journal on Interactive Systems9(1), pp. 4-16. 2018.
  2. Piccolo, L.S. and Pereira, R., Culture-based artefacts to inform ICT design: foundations and practice. AI & SOCIETY, 34(3), pp.437+453. 2019.
  3. 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.
  4. Ortiz, J. S., Moreira, C., Menezes, K., Ferrari, B., Silva Junior, D., & Pereira, R.  Computational Thinking and Mental Models: Promoting Digital Culture in the Youth and Adult Education. Interacting with Computers. 2022.
  5. 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.
  6. Pereira, R. and Baranauskas, M.C.C., Systemic and Socially Aware Perspective for Information SystemsI GranDSI-BR, p.148. 2018.
  7. Pereira, R. Dez Pontos que Precisamos Discutir e Repensar na Pós-Graduação Pública. Revista de Educação Pública. Vol. 31. pp. 1-26. 2022. [Portuguese only]

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