Nottingham Trent University, UK | 2018-present

HP Lecturer in the Product Design Undergraduate and Master's Programmes

University of the Arts: London College of Communication, UK | 2020-present

Associate Lecturer in the Master's in Service Design programme


Loughborough School of Design and Creative Arts, UK | 2017-2019

Tutor in the User Experience Design and Industrial Design and Technology Master's Programmes

Creative Industry Area, UNESA, Brazil | 2012-2015

Coordinator of Design Courses and Lecturer at the School of Architecture and Urban Planning

Department of Art and Design, PUC - Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil | 2010-2015

Lecturer in the Visual Communication, Product Design, Digital Media, and Fashion Design Undergraduate Programmes

Design and Innovation, IED-Rio - Istituto Europeo di Design, Brazil | 2012-2014

Course Coordinator; Lecturer in the Strategic Design and Interactive Design, Post-Graduate Programmes



Since 2001, Fernando has been involved in diverse teaching activities that range from voluntary art classes for children, design training for artisans, graduate and post-graduate college level courses in design and architecture, as well as corporate training and creative workshops.


Fernando has developed and delivered training programmes in more than five higher education institutions from Brazil, the UK, Italy, Chile, Portugal and the USA.