Sociologist, master and doctor in Education was a FCT Fellow between 2007 and 2011, as part of the doctoral program at the Social Sciences and Comparative Education Division at the University of California, Los Angeles, USA.
Professor of Sociology of Education, Comparative Education, Educational Policies and Methodologies of scientific research at the Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias.
She is also a co-coordinator of the Reflection and Academic Production Workshop at ULHT.
She has participated in several international projects under the CeiED. Currently integrates two international research networks: the CLACSO WG – University and Higher Education Policies and, the GIEPES (Study Group and Higher Education Research).
Is member of the Comparative Education Section of the SPCE, the Comparative and International Education Society (CIES) and the International Sociological Association (ISA). She was director of the polling center, Sonda Lusófona (2002-2004).
Areas of academic and scientific interest
- Educational Policies
- Comparative Education
- Academic profession / Teacher training
- Methodology and Techniques of Scientific Research