A. Department & Institution


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


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.


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


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


Graduate Student Delegate, Romance Lang. & Lit., Harvard University, 2002-03 & 2005-6


Cultural & Intellectual Fellow, Dudley House, Harvard University, 2003-04



B. Profession


Peer-Reviewer for MLA 2019 International Symposium, 2018


External Evaluator for Tenure and Promotion, Univ. of Virginia, 2018


External Evaluator, Trinity College, Dublin, Visiting Fellowship Program, February 2018


Editorial Board Member of Revista Olympio – Literatura e Artes, since 2018


Presentation of the book Medialogies, Library of Congress, October 2017


External Evaluator for Promotion, Marymount Manhattan College, September 2017


Co-curator of The Philosophical Salon at The LA Review of Bookssince 2015


Co-editor of the Series Future Perfect: Images of the Time to Come in Philosophy, Politics and Cultural Studies at Rowman and Littlefield International, since 2013


Organizational Board of the III International Conference INSULA: Para Além de Natureza/Artifício, July 2017


External Evaluator of a research project for FONDECYT, Comisión Nacional de Investigación Científica & Tecnológica, Chile, August 2016


Editorial Board Member of Estudios Portugueses y Brasileños, since Nov. 2014


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


Editorial Assistant of Clcweb. Comparative Literature and Culture, 2002-6 

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


Peer-Reviewer for the following academic journals: Environmental Philosophy; PMLA; Studies in 20th & 21st Century Literature; Luso-Brazilian Review; Hispania; Transmodernity; Journal of African Cinemas; Journal of Lusophone Studies; Cultura, Espaço & Memória;  Revista Crítica de Ciências Sociais; MatLit: Materialidades da Literatura; Esboços; Ecolinguística: Revista Brasileira de Ecologia e Linguagem; Chasqui; Ellipsis; Estudios Portugueses y Brasileños; Cultural History; Rocky Mountain Review; Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures; Hispanic Review; Journal of Romance Studies; Interdisciplinary Journal of Portuguese Diaspora Studies; Catalyst.


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.