Institutional

Department

UFRJ’s Department of Geography is an academic community committed to high standards for teaching and research, and with a variety of geographical approaches. The institution offers Bachelor’s and Teacher degrees in Geography.

The Department of Geography originated in the old National Philosophy College of the University of Brazil, where several pioneer initiatives towards researcher geographers’ training allowed the establishment of the institution. Get to know the Department.

Graduate Program

UFRJ’s Graduate Program in Geography is a center of teaching and research excellence, receiving top scores from funding agencies during three decades of existence. Get to know the Department.

The program was created in March 1972 with the goal of improving geographers’ qualifications for teaching and research practices in this field of scientific knowledge. The Graduate Program (GPG) grants the title of Master of Science: Geography since then, and that of Doctor of Science: Geography since 1992. Get to know the Program.

  • DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY

    HEAD OF DEPARTMENT
    Profª. Drª. Eve Anne Buhler
    Head of Department

    Prof. Dr. Marcos Góis
    Assistant Head of Department
    BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN GEOGRAPHY
    Profª. Drª. Nubia Beray Armond
    Bachelor’s Degree Coordinator

    Prof. Dr. André Avelar
    Bachelor’s Degree Assistant Coordinator
    TEACHER DEGREE IN GEOGRAPHY
    Profª. Drª. Maria Naíse de Oliveira Peixoto
    Teacher Degree Coordinator

    Prof. Dr. Roberto Marques
    Teacher Degree Assistant Coordinator
  • CONTACT US

    DEPARTMENT’S OFFICE
    Phone/Fax: (021) 2590-1880
    Email: fabianabritto@igeo.ufrj.br
    MAILING ADDRESS
    Departamento de Geografia – IGEO/CCMN/UFRJ
    Av. Athos da Silveira Ramos, 274
    Prédio do CCMN, Bloco G, Sala 25
    21941-916 Cidade Universitária
    Rio de Janeiro – RJ - Brasil

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