Sofia Foladori


Sofia Foladori Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin

  • Address Berner Fachhochschule
    School of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences HAFL
    Abteilung Studiengangsübergr Disziplinen
    Länggasse 85
    3052 Zollikofen


  • Bachelor degree in Biology from the Federal University of Paraná (UFPR), Brazil. She has two master's degrees: one in Science, Technology and Innovation, with orientation in Public Communication of Science, at the National University of Rio Negro (UNRN), Argentina; and another in Environmental Sciences, in a double degree program between the University of Hohenheim, Germany, and the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Austria. She holds an MBA in Data Science and Analysis from the University of São Paulo (USP-Esalq), Brazil.
  • Develops research with an interdisciplinary approach at the intersection of environmental, climate, public health, and science outreach issues, with strong skills in data analysis and qualitative techniques. She is currently working as a research associate at the Bern University of Applied Sciences (BFH), developing a project on Climate Services in Latin America in cooperation with the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
  • 2023 - present Research Associate Climate Services & Socio-Economic Benefit Studies Latin America BFH - Hochschule für Agrar-, Forst- und Lebensmitteltechnologien, Switzerland
  • 2021 - 2023 Research Fellow University of Hohenheim, Germany
  • 2021 Reserch Fellow EMBRAPA Florestas (Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation), Brazil
  • 2018 - 2021 Reserch fellow Scientific Initiation Program Scholarship (PIBIC) of the National Council for Scientific Research (CNPq), Brazil
  • 2018 - 2019 Teaching assistant in “Genetics I” and “Population Genetics” Federal University of Paraná (UFPR), Brazil
  • 2015 - 2018 Teaching fellow Institutional Program of Teaching Initiation (PIBID) of the Coordination of Superior Level Staff Improvement (CAPES), Brazil
  • 2021 - 2023 Double degree Master’s in Environmental Science – soil, water and biodiversity University of Hohenheim, Germany & BOKU University, Austria
  • 2021 - 2022 MBA in Data Science and Analytics University of São Paulo (USP-Esalq), Brazil
  • 2021 - 2022 Master’s in Science, Technology and Innovation Universidad Nacional de Rio Negro (UNRN), Argentina
  • 2020 Higher Diploma in Management and Policies of International Health and Sanitary Sovereignty Latin american Council of Social Science (CLACSO)
  • 2015 - 2020 Bachelor of Science in Biology Federal University of Paraná (UFPR), Brazil



Language skills and intercultural knowledge

  • English - Full professional proficiency
  • Spanish - Native or bilingual proficiency
  • Portuguese - Native or bilingual proficiency
  • Italian - Full professional proficiency