Alexandra Payan Martins

alexandragcsjpm@gmail.com

Eduaction
Master of Arts (student) in Political Sciences, specialization in Social Policies, ISCTE-IUL (2011-2013);
Post-graduate studies in Political Science, IEP-UCP -Instituto de Estudos Políticos da Universidade Católica Portuguesa (2009-2011);
Bachelor of Arts in Political Sciences, IEP-UCP (2006-2009);
Law Student (during 5 years) at Universidade Católica Portuguesa;
Degree in Dance – Academia de Dança Contemporânea de Setúbal.

Main Areas of Research
Public Policies; Fiscal Taxes and Policies; Political Theory; NATO.

Academic and Professional Experience
Researcher at OP – Observatório Político.
“Winston Churchill Debate Club” Chair (IEP-UCP, 2010/2011);
Political Theory Workshop Co-coordinator “Ideias Políticas em Portugal nos séculos XIX e XX” (IEP-UCP, 2010);
Classical Dances Professor;
Professional Dancer at Companhia Nacional de Bailado.

Other Projects
Participant in the documentary “Lisboa 94″, realized by Joaquim Leitão for the exposition “Lisboa Capital Europeia da Cultura”;
Participant in the Lisbon Young Atlanticist Summit – NATO Summit in Lisbon;

Awards
Merit Scholarship, conceded by the Ministry of Science and Education (2010);
1st Place Prize Alexis de Tocqueville – Best Senior Student in Political Science(2009);

Communications
Speaker in the Workshop “A Europa no século XX: da divisão à reunificação. Como foi possível o Nazismo e o Comunismo na Europa no mesmo século?” (IEP-UCP, 2011);

Publications
“Afonso Costa e o Republicanismo do 5 de Outubro de 1910″, Magazine Nova Cidadania, ano XII, nº 43, October7December 2010.