Academic and professional activities

2016-09 to 2017-02 - Visiting Fellow, Department of Comparative Literature & Folklore Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

2016-08 to 2017-02 - Honorary Fellow, Department of Comparative Literature & Folklore Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

2015-09 to 2016-02 - Research Fellow, Department of Comparative Literature & Folklore Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

2014 to 2015 - Research Fellow, Department of Comparative Literature and Folklore Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

2013 to 2014 - Visiting Professor, Department of Comparative Literature & Folklore Studies, UW-Madison

2012 to 2013 - Research Fellow, Departmento of Comparative Literature & Folklore Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison

2011 to 2012 - Research Fellow, Department of Comparative Literature, University of Wisconsin-Madison

2010 to 2011 - Research Fellow, Department of Comparative Literature, University of Wisconsin-Madison

2009 to 2010 - Visiting Professor Comparative Literature UW-Madison

2008-08-22 to 2008-08-22 - Visiting Professor, Department of Comparative Literature, UW-Madison

2007-08-22 to 2007-08-22 - Visiting Professor, Department of Comparative Literature, UW-Madison

2006-08-22 to 2006-08-22 - Visiting Professor, Department of Comparative Literature, UW-Madison

2005-08-22 to 2005-12-22 - Visiting Professor, Department of Comparative Literature, UW-Madison

2004 - Visiting Scholar, Departamento de Literatura Comparada da Universidade de Wisconsin-Madison (Agosto-Dezembro)

1996 - Tinker Visiting Professor, Departamento de Literatura Comparada da Universidade de Wisconsin-Madison (Agosto-Dezembro)

1992 - Professora visitante da Universidade da Madeira

1991 - Tinker Visiting Professor, Departamento de Literatura Comparada da Universidade de Wisconsin-Madison (Agosto-Dezembro)

1990 - Consultora do Office for International Studies and Programs da Universidade de Wisonsin-Madison (Agosto-Outubro)

1990 - Professora/Investigadora convidada do Departamento de Literatura Comparada da Universidade de Wisconsin-Madison (Agosto-Dezembro)

1988 - Professora catedrática da Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Coimbra

1987 - Investigadora convidada do Departamento de Estudos Portugueses e Brasileiros do King's College de Londres (Outubro-Dezembro)

1987 - Investigadora Permanente do Centro de Estudos Sociais

1986 to 1988 - Professora Associada com Agregação da Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Coimbra

1986 - Professora do Curso de Férias sobre Língua e Cultura Portuguesas da Universidade da Ásia Oriental em Macau

1984 to 1986 - Presidente da Associação Portuguesa de Estudos Anglo-Americanos

1983 - Professora Visitante do Departamento de Literatura Comparada, Universidade de Wisconsin-Madison

1982 to 2002 - Membro do Conselho de Redacção da Revista Crítica de Ciências Sociais

1982 to 1984 - Vice-Presidente da Associação Portuguesa de Estudos Anglo-Americanos

1982 - Directora do Curso de Mestrado em Estudos Anglo-Americanos

1982 - Professora Visitante do Dept. de Espanhol e Português, Universidade de Wisconsin-Madison

1979 to 1986 - Professora Associada da Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Coimbra

1974 to 1979 - Professora Auxiliar da Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Coimbra

1973 to 1974 - Assistente da Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Coimbra

1965 to 1968 - Assistente da Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Coimbra

Other Activities

2008 to --- - 2008- Scientific Director of the Ph. D. Program in American Studies (FLUC)

2008 to --- - Scientific Director of the Ph. D. Program in Feminist Studies (FLUC)

2007 to --- - Member of the Editorial Board of Portuguese Studies (London)

2006 to 2007 - 2006-2007 Member of the EURYI Review Panel "Humanities and Social Sciences"

2006 to 2007 - Member of the Wise-Susman Prize Committee (ASA)

2004 to 2004 - Chair of the Women's Committee of ASA (USA)

2004 to 2004 - Member of the panel for evaluating projects in Programa Lusitânia (ICALP/FCT)

2003 to 2004 - Member of the Scientific Committee for Humanities and the Social Sciences (FCT)

2003 to 2003 - Chair of the International Evaluating Panel to review research centers of Literary Studies in Portugal (FCT)

2002 to 2002 - 2002 Chair of the International Evaluating Panel to review research projects in Literary Studies in Portugal (FCT)

1999 to 2001 - Member of the Panel for awarding the Camões Prize

1999 to 2001 - Member of the panel for evaluating PRAXIS projects (FCT)

1999 to 1999 - Chair of the International Evaluating Panel to review research centers of Literary Studies in Portugal (FCT).

1999 to 1999 - Member of the Program Committee of ASA Convention

1998 to 2000 - Co-Chair, Task Force for International Women in American Studies (ASA)

1996 to 1997 - Chair of the Program Committee for the Third European Feminist Research Conference

1996 - Member of the Editorial Board, Sources (University of Orléans)

1994 to 1996 - Member of the Scientific Committee for Women's Studies (EU SIGMA Project, Comission DGXXI).

1992 to 1994 - Vice-President of the European Association of American Studies

1990 to 1994 - Coordinator of ERASMUS Exchange Programs (English/Portuguese).

1988 to 2002 - General Editor of the Series "Diálogo" (ICALP)

1987 to 1994 - Representative of APEAA on the Board of Directors of the European Association of American Studies

1984 to 1987 - President of APEAA

1983 to 2002 - Member of the Editorial Board of Revista Crítica de Ciências Sociais

1982 to 1995 - Chair of the Department of Anglo-American Studies FLUC

1981 to 1982 - Representative of Anglo-American and Germanic Studies Ph. D. faculty on the Pedagogical Committee of FLUC

1980 to 1984 - Vice-President of the Portuguese Association of Anglo-American Studies (APEAA).

1979 to 1985 - Member of the Board of Directors of the Luso-American Educational Committee

1979 to 1982 - Representative of the Department of Anglo-American Studies on the Scientific Committee of FLUC

1977 to 1979 - Representative of Anglo-American and Germanic Studies on the Scientific Committee of FLUC

1976 to 1977 - Member of the Inter-university Scientific Committee for Germanic Philology

1975 to 1976 - Member of the Executive Committee of FLUC