Academic and professional activities

2012-04 to 2012-05 - Pesquisadora visitante da Fundação Oswaldo Cruz (FIOCRUZ), Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

2012 - member of the editorial staff of the Revista Crítica das Ciências Sociais (Critical review of social sciences)

2011-10-01 - Co-coordenadora do Núcleo de Estudos sobre Ciência, Economia e Sociedade

2009-09 to 2010-09 - Co-coordenadora do Núcleo de Estudos sobre Ciência, Tecnologia e Sociedade (NECTS)

2008-03 - Investigadora do Centro de Estudos Sociais da Univ. de Coimbra (CES)

2007-01 to 2008-02 - Post-Doc researcher at the research group 3Bs- Biomaterials, Biodegradables and Biomimetics, of the Department of Polymer Engineering of Minho University, in cooperation with the company "Corticeira Amorim"

2006 to 2006 - Visiting scientist in the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Peoria, Illinois

2005-05 to 2006-12 - Post-Doc Researcher at the Centre of Biological Engineering of Minho University

Other Activities

2011-11-02 to 2011-12-18 - Formadora de ação sobre Produção e Colheita de Cogumelos Silvestres em Vilarinho, Lousã

2008 to 2008 - Elaboration of large scale projects for the KBBE call of FP7 (Knowledge Bio-Based Economy)

2008 - Dinamization of the National _Genome Sequencing Project of Cork Oak (Quercus suber)