Teresa Teixeira Lopo


Biographical note

Sociologist, Master and DEA in Educational Sciences, and PhD candidate in Education, with thesis completed, at the School of Social Sciences and Humanities of the Universidade Nova de Lisboa. She has worked as consultant and researcher in various studies and research projects. She is the author or co- author of several publications and oral presentations in the fields of educational policy and politics, history of education and history of the educational sciences. She was an adjunct professor at the Lisbon School of Dance of the IPL-Polytechnic of Lisbon, between 2011 and 2017, where she taught the  curricular unit of History of Contemporary Education. She currently collaborates with the Air Force Academy, performing teaching duties in the Technical-Military Stage.

Areas of academic and scientific interest

  • Public sphere
  • Consensus and political decision on educational policies
  • Comparative education
  • History of education
  • Discourse analysis.