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Public defence of Paulo Alexandre Bonito Silvestre's PhD thesis in Education

27 june 2024

The public defence of the PhD thesis in Education of candidate Paulo Alexandre Bonito Silvestre took place on 19 June.

The thesis, entitled "Donkey Doesn't Learn Languages? Lifelong Learning, Quality of Life, Mental Health and Social Support in a Portuguese 55+ Generation", was presented in the José Araújo Auditorium, located in the Lusófona University Library Building.

The jury for this occasion was made up of Professor Rosa Serradas Duarte (ULusófona), who presided, the members Professor Mariana Gaio Alves (UL), Professor António Fragoso (UAlg), Professor Paula Paulino (ULusófona), Professor Carla Galego (ULusófona) and Professor Jorge Oliveira (ULusófona).

The thesis supervisor was Professor João Filipe Matos (ULusófona).

The defence was a significant milestone in Paulo Alexandre Bonito Silvestre's academic career, representing a valuable contribution to the field of Education.