Mónica Lopes



Mónica Lopes is a researcher at the Centre for Social Studies (CES) integrating the Thematic Line 2 - Democracy, Justice and Human Rights. She holds a Ph.D. degree in Sociology from Faculty of Economics, University of Coimbra. Her current research interests include gender relations, gender policies, social policies, (impact) evaluation and third sector. Since 2002, she has participated in a number of (action) research projects and evaluation studies exploring gender relations and assessing the implementation and impact of public (gender) policies, as well as providing tools and instruments for mainstreaming gender in different areas and institutional settings, namely in Academia. Most recently she led the Portuguese team of the H2020 project "SUPERA - Supporting the Promotion of Equality in Research and Academia". Currently, is responsible for the scientific review of the EEAGrants project "Gender Equal-Research", co-PI of the national project "ENGENDER - Gender mainstreaming in curricula and pedagogical practices in Portuguese Public Universities and member of the research team of the European project "PHOENIX - Listening to Citizen Voices for a Greener Europe".

Latest Publications

Article in Scientific journal

Lopes, Mónica; de Camargo Santos, Caynnã (2023), "Academic housework in pandemic times: COVID-19 effects on the gendered distribution of academic work in Portugal", European Educational Research Journal

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Article in Scientific journal

Lopes, Mónica; Ferreira, Virgínia; Santos, Caynnã (2023), "Gendered Micropolitics in Academic Work Environments: Uncovering Microaggressions during the COVID-19 Pandemic", Social Sciences, 12, 8, 443

Article in Scientific journal

Santos, Caynnã; Monteiro, Rosa; Lopes, Mónica; Martinez, Monise; Ferreira, Virgínia (2023), "From Late Bloomer to Booming: A Bibliometric Analysis of Women's, Gender, and Feminist Studies in Portugal", Social Sciences, 12, 7, 396