Sean Wolfgand Matsui Siqueira

Permanent Professor of PPGI
Research Line:
Applied Intelligent Systems and Optimization
Started at PPGI: 
Work regime: 40h Full Time

Sean Siqueira is Full Professor at the Department of Applied Informatics, Federal University of the State of Rio de Janeiro (UNIRIO), Brazil, where he currently teaches courses in Information Systems, and sociotechnical issues related to the digital world, digital transformation and digital humanities. He holds a M.Sc. (1999) and a Ph.D. (2005) in Computer Science, both from the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio), Brazil. His research interests include searching as learning; education and learning technologies; social technologies; digital transformation; information systems fundamentals and theories; and technology and philosophy. He has experience in the Computer Science area, with focus on Web Science, Information Systems and Technology Enhanced Learning. He has participated in some international research projects and has written more than 130 papers for conferences, journals, and book chapters. He was the coordinator of the Graduate Program in Information Systems at UNIRIO from July 2012 to September 2014, the coordinator of the Program Committees of the Brazilian Symposium on Information Systems (SBSI 2015 and SBSI 2021), the Brazilian Symposium on Computers and Education (SBIE 2012 and SBIE 2014), member of the steering committee of the Brazilian Congress of Computers and Education (CBIE 2015), co-editor-in-chief of the iSYS: Brazilian Journal of Information Systems (2012-2016) as well as the Brazilian Journal on Computers in Education (2016-2018), and member of the special committee on Computers in Education (CEIE) (2014-2018, 2021) and of the special committee on Information Systems (CESI) (2015-2022), both from the Brazilian Computer Society.

Research Group:  SAL: Semantics and Learning