Isabel Cristina Nunes de Sousa


Ph.D. student (Geography)



About


I am an Environmental Manager and Analyst with a Masters in Urban Engineering from Federal University of São Carlos. I currently work with environmental sustainability in urban planning and management, seeking to understand the impacts of public policies on the growth of cities (urban form and patterns of expansion).

Education

  • Bachelor's degree in Environmental Management and Analysis. Advisor: Renata Bovo Peres. 2011-2014
  • Master's degree in Urban Engineering. Advisor: Suely da Penha Sanches. 2015-2017
  • Ph.D. student in Geography. Advisor: Roberto Braga. 2019-2022

Research interests

  • Urban sustainability 
  • Urban planning 
  • Compact city 
  • Housing policy
  • Urban mobility

Computer skills

R, LaTeX, GeoDa, QGIS, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Publications


Social Housing and the Minha Casa Minha Vida Program - range 1: environmental issue in housing production


Isabel Cristina Nunes de Sousa, Roberto Braga


urbe. Revista Brasileira de Gestão Urbana, 2020, pp. e20190312


Urban conflicts and the ‘Pinheirinho’ occupation – access to housing and forced removal


Isabel Cristina Nunes de Sousa, Carolina Maria Pozzi de Castro


urbe. Revista Brasileira de Gestão Urbana, vol. 11(e20170157), 2019


Fatores influentes na escolha de rota dos ciclistas


Isabel Cristina Nunes de Sousa, Suely da Penha Sanches


EURE (Santiago), vol. 45(134), 2019, pp. 31-52


Right to participate in the urban policies: progress after 15 years of City Statute


Celso Maran de Oliveira, Dulce Lopes, Isabel Cristina Nunes de Sousa


urbe. Revista Brasileira de Gestão Urbana, vol. 10(2), 2018, pp. 322-334


Methodological proposal for green spaces analysis: adjustments to legislation and to the quality of urban life


Nícolas Guerra Rodrigues Tão, Alexandre da Silva Faustino, Isabel Cristina Nunes de Sousa, Renata Bovo Peres, Luiz Eduardo Moschini


Revista Brasileira de Geografia Física, vol. 9(6), 2016, pp. 1910-1927


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