Position: Member

Marcus Vinicius Machado de Almeida is Professor at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), in the Department of Body Art at the Physical Education School where he teaches “Philosophy and Dance”, “Music and Movement” and “Notation for Dance”. He holds a Master in Visual Arts from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, and a PhD in Physical Education from the State University of Campinas. He received a postdoctoral fellowship in Psychology from the Fluminense Federal University and was certified in Laban Movement Studies (CMA) by the Laban/Bartenieff Institute of Movement Studies (LIMS). He has completed Labanotation courses at the Dance Notation Bureau. He also serves as Coordinator of the Bachelor in Music Therapy (UFRJ).