Luiz Alberto Brandão Moura

ISCTE - UL - Jornalista

Brazilian Journalist, 40 years, Master degree on Communication, Art and Culture from Universidade do Minho (Braga, Portugal) with the thesis “Anticristos Superstars - O mito dos serial killers como antiheróis numa sociedade de extremismos". In this moment, Luiz Alberto  Moura is taking a phD in Urban Studies on FCSH-NOVA (Lisbon, Portugal) and he's studying musical scenes and Indie Rock, focused on the portuguese independent editors. He's member of the organising committee of KISMIF (Keep it Simple, Make it Fast), a international conference about punk music culture organised in Oporto by Paula Guerra and Andy Bennett, as well as TICYUrb, a congress about Urban Studies that will occur in the next year at ISCTE - Lisbon. 


Relevant Work Experience


2016 / Flexi Networks (Lisbon)


Hired to produce sport and sports bet articles for Portal das Apostas, scheduled to 2017.


2012 – 2015 /

Editor-in-chief, Brazilian Edition.
Hired to boost up the website’s visibility in Brazil and position it as the number one reference for international football news, lead a team of remote writers onto a growth drive of 1,700%, from 5,000 unique visitors to 85,000, in roughly two years.

2012 – 2014 / Rio de Janeiro State Government - Secretariat for Planning and Management - Seplag
Social Media Specialist.
Hired to create, develop and manage the Twitter account of the Secretariat for Planning and Management - Seplag

2011 – 2012 / GL Events
Communications Manager, Bienal do Livro do Rio de Janeiro.
Every two years, this book fair attracts an average of 600,000 visitors during 10 days. Job description included active relationship with vendors (PR, Social Media and Ad agencies, exhibitors and sponsors) for pre and post event strategies, as well as on-site press management.

2008 – 2011 / Fnac
Communications Manager, Curitiba and Rio de Janeiro.
Events and in-store marketing. Released innovative events to create community bonds, like Fnac de la Musique.

2007 – 2008 / Organizing Committee Rio de Janeiro Pan-American Games
Press Operations.

2006 / (


Education Background

2016 - 2019 / ISCTE-IUL, Lisbon, Portugal
Doctorate in Urban Studies
2014 - 2016 / Universidade do Minho, Lisbon, Portugal

Master in Communication, Art and Culture
1995 – 1999 / Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora, Brazil
Communications; Journalism