Edson Melo de Souza

PhD, College Professor & Researcher at Nove de Julho University

Experienced teacher with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry. I also work with specifications and prototypes in enterprise solutions development, sensing (IoT) and microservices, and data mining applications for traceability and knowledge discovery. I have skilled in Java, Python, PHP, C#, Hybrid Mobile Applications, and Full Stack web systems. Machine learning algorithms are applied to data science with strong results orientation and systemic and analytical views. I am a strong education professional with a Master's degree focused on Mathematical Modeling and Simulation, Ph.D. in Informatics and Knowledge Management.

Academic & social media links


March 2018 - June 2021
February 2011 - February 2013

Uniamérica University Center

Specialization in Developmental Neuroscience
Computational neuroscience and the diagnosis of mental disorders
July 2022 - June 2023

Uniamérica University Center

Specialization in Mental Health, Psychopathology and Psychosocial Care
Promoting Mental Health in Higher Education: Challenges and Solutions
July 2022 - June 2023

Nove de Julho University

MBA in Business Strategy

Advisor: Celina Martins Ramalho, PhD

April 2008 - November 2009

Nove de Julho University

Bachelor of Computer Science

Advisor: Sidnei Alves de Araújo, PhD

March 2003 - December 2006


College Professor

Nove Julho University

I teach undergraduate courses in Algorithms, Data Structures, Java, Python, PHP, C/C#, Mobile, Node.js, and Data Science. Experience in Computer Science, Information Systems, and, Information Technologies with emphasis on Algorithms, Modeling and Simulation, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Signal Processing, Database and Java, Python, and Dart Language. In the last 30 years, I have also been acting as a Speaker and Consultant in large companies such as SENAC, VIVO, Telesp Celular, and Nesic Telecom. Co-author of the book "Social Media for Small and Medium Enterprises", (2010).

March 2013 - Present


Nove de Julho University

Develops research in the metascience (study of science) field and, optimization of production processes with the application of artificial intelligence and IoT solutions - Internet of Things. Always looking for improvement, he studied in Austria and Israel. In partnership with other researchers, he also carries out research in the health area such as optimizing X-ray systems.

April 2015 - Present


I started my corporate career in 1986 in the financial market. I was also going through housing cooperatives, event companies, and IT consultancy. For 10 years I was an IT manager responsible for developing and implementing solutions. In the year 2000, I started in the area of lectures, teaching various topics related to information technology and data science.


Programming Languages & Tools

Awards & Certifications

  • 2023 - Mental Health and Psychosocial Care for Adolescents and Youth.
  • 2020 - Summer Workshop on Data Science at University Of Haifa, U.HAIFA, Israel.
  • 2019 - Honored Professor
  • 2018 - Honorable Mention in XV Meeting of Scientific Initiation (Nove de Julho University)
  • 2018 - Honored Professor
  • 2017 - Honored Professor
  • 2016 - Honored Professor
  • 2016 - Honorable Mention in SeTII Intelligent Information Technology Seminar (Nove de Julho University)
  • 2014 - Innovation Management at University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria, FH, Austria.


  • Landscape, nature, abstract themes, etc.
  • Composition, piano, and guitar.
  • Restoration of machinery and old things.


The following links provide functional APIs for studying the subject.

  • IMC - This API provides, in a simple way, a service that calculates a person's BMI (Body Mass Index). In addition to the available resource, it is a great study opportunity for anyone learning to develop APIs.
  • To do list - This API provides functionality for creating and maintaining users to control a simple application to personal tasks control.

Other project's can be found in GitHub at EdsonMSouza.