PHD researcher in Political Science, FCSH – UNL
MA in Political Science and International Relations, Major in European Studies, by the FCSH-UNL (2007- 2009);
BA in Sociology by the UAL (1994-1999).
Main Areas of Research
Civil Society and Democracy; Fighting poverty and social exclusion policies políticas; immigration.
Professional and Academic Experience
External evaluator of the Contrato Local de Desenvolvimento Local (CLDS) de Camarate – Projecto Consolidar (September 2010- January 2011);
Member of the board – Grupo Imigração e Saúde – GIS (2008);
Project Manager at Serviço Jesuíta aos Refugiados – JRS (2001-2007);
Technical Internship at Fundação AMI (1999-2001).
Scholarship for the study of “Imigrantes e serviços de apoio social: tecnologias de cidadania em Portugal”, no CRIA/IUL.