Nadia Voigt da Mata

Nadia Voigt da Mata


I am a trained architect, and after getting a Msc in urban planning, I became very interested in active transportation.

I am currently enrolled in a Phd program at the Institute for Transport Studies to do research on that topic with a focus on the Global south.

Research interests

  • Active travel 
  • Sustainable transport
  • Sustainable mobility
  • Road safety


  • MSc, Urban and Regional Planning, University of Iowa (2018 - 2020)
  • BA, Architecture and Urbanism, University Agostinho Neto (2011 - 2015)

Research groups and institutes

  • Human Factors and Safety
  • Social and Political Sciences