I work as a professor, researcher, writer and translator. Professor of Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure at Faculdade Estácio Rio Grande do Sul. Doctor and Master in Criminal Sciences by PUCRS' Criminal Sciences Graduation Program. Coordinator of the Contemporaneous Criminologies Study Group and editor of the project Café e Fúria. In 2017, I co-edited (with Pat Carlen) the international collection Alternative Criminologies. I currently live in Porto Alegre, Brazil.