Elias Barboza Polcheira

Preferred Pronouns: He/Him/His
Position Title: Multimedia Production and Module Specialist
Department: Centre for Teaching Support & Innovation
Institution/Organization: University of Toronto


Elias has a B.A. in Communications from Brazil, where he's originally from. He started his professional career in advertising. That’s when he learned all about digital storytelling, as well as what media to use to deliver effective messages - graphic, videos, illustration, podcast, etc.  Since then, his career has been in the intersection of Pedagogy, Technology and Media. He spent over 7 years at the Harvard Graduate School of Education designing and building online courses, fomenting great relationships, and inspiring and motivating his team in delivering excellence in Higher Education.  He enjoys continuing to learn and always find ways to bounce ideas with creative colleagues. He taught photography and visual storytelling at Boston University, and holds an A.L.M. from the Harvard in Digital Media Design.

EdTech Workshop Year: May 17, 2023
Social Links: LinkedIn