Ana Vale Pereira holds a PhD in Educational Sciences from Universidade Porto (2003), a degree in Educational Sciences from Universidade do Porto and is Professor of the Master of Science in Education from Universidade Lusófona do Porto.
She is an integrated member of the Interdisciplinary Research Centre for Education and Development (CeiED), of Universidade Lusófona.
She was an integrated member of the Educational Research and Intervention Center (CIIE) of the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of Porto – within the scope of the Science 2008 Program, of the Foundation for Science and Technology (2008–2010), where she was a consultant to the project financed by the Foundation for Science and Technology – FCT- FSE / CED / 83522/2008 and taught courses on Qualitative Data Analysis with the support of the Nvivo software, in the Doctoral Program in Psychology and in the Doctoral Program in Science of Education (2008- 2010).
She has been researching Educational Sciences, with an emphasis on Adult Education and Training, Public Policies for Education and Teaching in Higher Education, which led to the publication, co-authored, of a book, book chapters and various articles in national and international scientific journals.
Areas of academic and scientific interest
- Adult education and training
- Narrative investigation
- Public education policies