Researcher

Carla Rodeghero is a History Professor at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), in Porto Alegre, Brazil, where she teaches history of Contemporary Brazil, and oral history methodology. Between 2012 and 2014, Carla was editor of the Brazilian Oral History Association Journal (História Oral) and in the following biennium, she chaired the national organization. Since 2018, she coordinates the UFRGS’s Oral History Repository, a website and a collaborative team that aim to gather, organize and publish interviews carried out by students, professors and other researchers from the History Department of the university. Currently Carla is involved with two projects: 1) she is comparing some oral history institutional experiences in Brazil, Canada and Italy as her post-doctoral research project; 2) she is co-coordinator of the interinstitutional project Documenting the Covid 19 Experiences in Rio Grande do Sul, that is been carried out for 14 institutions in her state.