Academic and professional activities

2014-08-01 to 2017-08-30 - Marie Curie Research Fellow (Centro de Estudos Sociais, Universidade de Coimbra / Departamento de Letras Modernas, Universidade de S. Paulo)

2010-02 - Professora Associada da Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias

2004 to ... - Member of the Editorial Board of the Language and Intercultural Communication (Journal) Multilingual Matters

2002 to 2007 - Researcher (full-time) at the Centre for Social Studies, University of Coimbra (Intercultural Education and Communication)

1998 to 1999 - Sabbatical year at the School of Education, University of Durham, United Kingdom

1996 to 1998 - Lecturer of Portuguese Language and Culture at the Department of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

1994 to 2002 - Senior Lecturer at the Lusophone University of Humanities and Technologies, Lisbon (English Language and English-speaking Cultures, North American Studies, English for Specific Purposes)

1990-09-01 to 1992-08-31 - Lecturer at the School of Social Sciences and Humanities, New University of Lisbon (English Teaching Methodology, Teacher Training Supervisor, American Studies)

1987 to - - Pre- Service and In-Service Teacher Trainer (with certificate)

1974 to ... - Teacher of English with tenure, Ministry of Education, Secondary Public School