Research

Current research interests

Forest dieback; food safety; pharma and biotechnology, science in society, science and politics, policies and practices

Research Projects

2019-02-01 - 2021-01-31 - "PARENT - Promotion, Awareness Raising and Engagement of men in Nurture Transformations", coordinated by Tatiana Moura, sponsored by Programa Direitos, Igualdade e Cidadania da Comissão Europeia (UE).

2017-01-01 - 2017-12-31 - "COMUNIX - Participação ativa de jovens na governação de áreas comunitárias", as coordinator researcher, sponsored by Erasmus +.
    Project Partnership:
              - Trespés
              - Partecipanza Agraria di Nonantola

2012-05-01 - 2016-04-30 - "European Network for Political Ecology (ENTITLE)", coordinated by Stefania Barca, sponsored by Agência de Investigação Europeia.

2010-06-01 - 2013-05-31 - " Evaluating the state of public knowledge on health and health information in Portugal", coordinated by João Arriscado Nunes, sponsored by FCT (Programa HMS-Portugal).

2010-04-01 - 2013-03-31 - "BeCom - Choice beyond (in)commensurability: controversies and public decision making on territorial sustainable development", coordinated by Laura Centemeri, sponsored by FCT (FCOMP-01-0124-FEDER-009234).

2010-04-01 - 2013-03-31 - "Science Engaging Society: Life Sciences, Social Sciences and Publics (BIOSENSE)", coordinated by João Arriscado Nunes, sponsored by FCT (FCOMP-01-0124-FEDER-009237).

2010-04-01 - 2013-03-31 - "SCRAM - Crises, risk management and new socio-ecological arrangements for forests: a perspective from science and technology studies ", as coordinator researcher, sponsored by FCT (FCOMP-01-0124-FEDER-009236) .

2000 - 2005 - "WINE-OCHRA RISK - Risk assessment and integrated ochratoxin A (OTA) management in grapes and wine", coordinated by Paola Battilani, sponsored by EC Quality of Life Program (QoL), Key Action 1 (KA1) on Food, Nutrition and Health; contract number QLK1-CT-2001-01761.