I am an assistant professor at the Department of Computer Science (DCC) of the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Brazil. I hold BSc (2005) and MSc (2007) degrees in computer science from UFMG, and a PhD (2013) in computer science from the University of Glasgow, UK. I was a visiting researcher at the Terrier Team of the University of Glasgow (2008) and at the search quality team of Google Brazil (2012), and a postdoctoral research associate within the Brazilian National Institute of Science and Technology for the Web (2013). I am a member of the ACM SIGIR, a CNPq research fellow, and an affiliate member of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences.