A. Profession


Associate Editor: Revista Crítica de Ciências Sociais, since August 2021.


Editorial Board Member of the following journals: Estudios Portugueses y Brasileños; Revista Olympio: Literatura e Arte.


Peer-Reviewer of articles for the following journals: Environmental Philosophy; PMLA; Studies in 20th & 21st Century Literature; Hispanic Review; Luso-Brazilian Review; Hispania; Transmodernity; Journal of African Cinemas; Journal of Romance Studies; Journal of Lusophone Studies; Cultura, Espaço & Memória; Revista Crítica de Ciências Sociais; Materialidades da Literatura; Culture, Theory and Critique; Esboços; Revista Brasileira de Ecologia e Linguagem; Chasqui; Ellipsis; Estudios Portugueses y Brasileños; Cultural History; Rocky Mountain Review; Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures; Portuguese Literary and Cultural Studies; Diacrítica; Exchanges: The Interdisciplinary Research Journal; South African Historical Journal; Interdisciplinary Journal of Portuguese Diaspora Studies; a/b: Auto-Biography Studies; Philosophies; Esboços: Histórias em Contextos Globais; SAGE Open; Green Letters: Studies in Ecocriticism; Romanica Cracoviensia; Canadian Journal of History; História da Historiografia: International Journal of Theory and History of Historiography; Catalyst.


Peer-Reviewer of books / book proposals for the following presses: Columbia University Press; University of Minnesota Press; Palgrave MacMillan; Lexington Books; Bloomsbury Press; Brill Univ. Press; Berghahn Books; Westminster University Press; University of Manchester Press.


Reviewer of the following grant proposals: Visiting Fellowship Grant, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland; National Commission of Scientific and Technological Research Grant, Chile; Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fellowship, Georgetown Univ., USA; Harold Glassman Awards, Georgetown Univ., USA.


Evaluator of Tenure and/or Promotion Dossiers: Smith College, University of California, Santa Cruz, University of Virginia, Marymount Manhattan College, (USA).


External Reviewer: Luso-Brazilian Studies program at York University, August 2021.


Co-Editor of the book series Future Perfect: Images of the Time to Come in Philosophy, Politics and Cultural Studies at Rowman and Littlefield Int’l (2013-2020)


Panel Moderator in the following academic conferences: Association of British & Irish Lusitanists Conference; Europe after the Euro Conference; American Portuguese Studies Association Conference; Lusophone Africa: Democratization, Development and Global Influences Conference; Cinema em Português: III Jornadas; Associação de Investigadores da Imagem em Movimento Conference; In Nature’s Wake: The Art and Politics of the Environmental Crisis; European Network for Cinema and Media Studies; MLA International Symposium; Green Hispanismos International Conference.


Book Reviewer for Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries, 2012-14



B. Department & Institution


Merit Review Committee, Georgetown University, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2018, 2019.


FTNTL Teaching Evaluator, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Georgetown University, fall 2018 & 2019.


Portuguese Program Ad-Hoc Committee, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Georgetown University, fall 2018


College Executive Council, Georgetown University, 2014-15, 2017.


Director of the Comparative Literature Program, Georgetown University, 2014-15.


Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fellowship Review Committee Member, Georgetown University, 2014-15.


Graduate Student Travel Grant Review Committee Member, Georgetown University, 2014-15.


Foreign and Languages and Literatures Committee Member, Georgetown University, 2014-15.


Film and Media Studies Program Faculty Committee Member, Georgetown University, since 2012.


Graduate Admissions Committee Member, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Georgetown University, since 2012.


Graduate Progress Committee Member, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Georgetown University, since 2012.


Comparative Literature Program Faculty Committee Member, Georgetown University, since 2011.


Marino International Writers’ Workshop, Georgetown University, 2008, 2009, 2012.


Guest speaker at the FLL Graduate Student Job Clinic, Georgetown University, 2009, 2012, 2014.


Chair of the Departmental Events Committee, Georgetown University, 2014.


Learning and Teaching Committee, University of Leeds, 2007-8.


Study Abroad Committee, University of Leeds, 2007-8.


Literary Fellow, Dudley House, Harvard University, 2005-6.



C. University-Related Community Activities


Talk “Notas sobre Feitiço do Império” [“Notes on The Spell of the Empire”] National Film Archive, Lisbon, 2012.


Talk “Notas sobre A Revolução de Maio” [“Notes on The May Revolution”] National Film Archive, Lisbon, 2012.


Creative Writing Workshop (co-leader), Harvard University, 2005-6.


East-Asian Film Festival (co-organizer), Harvard University, 2004.


Latin-American Film Festival, Harvard University, 2003.


Luso-Brazilian Film Series (co-organizer), UC Santa Barbara, 2001.