Araujo, Wagner

Visiting Fellow

Profile
  • Wagner Araujo
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-EGOV
    OFFICE:
    C1-10: Campus de Couros, Rua de Vila Flor 166, 4810-445 Guimarães, Portugal
    E-MAIL:
    wagner.araujo@unu.edu
    PHONE:
    +351 253 510 866
    NATIONALITY:
    Brazil

    Research Interests

    • e-Democracy
    • E-governance
    • e-Government
    • e-Justice System

    Education

    • Master's degree in Administration, University of Brasilia, Brazil (2004)
    • Specialist in ICT Management, University of Brasilia, Brazil (2000)
    • Bachelor in Computer Science, University of Brasilia, Brazil (1998)

    Appointments

    • Visiting Fellow, UNU-EGOV, Portugal
    • PhD Candidate, University of Minho (Portugal)
    • Former Government Fellow, UNU-EGOV
    • Former Advisor of the National Secretary of Information Technology and Communication, Ministry of Planning, Development and Administration, Brazil
    • Former Director of Digital Government, Ministry of Planning, Development and Administration, Brazil
    • Former Director of Governance and Information Systems, Ministry of Planning, Development and Administration, Brazil
    • Former National Secretary of Information Technology and Communication, Federal Prosecuting Council, Brazil

    Biographical Statement

    Wagner is currently a Visiting Fellow at UNU-EGOV. He is a former Brazilian public official, former advisor of the National Secretary of Information and Communication Technology. Prior to this position, he was the Director of Digital Government and the Director of Governance and Information Systems, all these positions at Ministry of Planning, Development and Administration, Federal Branch, Brazil. Previously, he was the National Secretary of Information Technology and Communication at Federal Prosecuting Council (Ministério Público Federal / Procuradoria Geral da República) in Brazil.

    He holds a master’s degree in Administration, a specialist degree in ICT administration, and a bachelor’s degree in computer science, both diplomas from the University of Brasilia, Brazil. In 2007, he has been awarded with an International Council for Canadian Studies scholarship to develop a study related to Governance in Brazilian and Canadian Justice System.