University degrees, diplomas and academic public assessments

2012 - PhD (summa cum laude) in Sociology of Culture. Doctoral Program: "Governance, Knowledge and Innovation", Thesis: Objects made of cancer: material culture as a portion of disease on women's art stories, Centre for Social Studies (CES) Faculty of Economics, University of Coimbra (FEUC)

2007 - MA in Sociology. (With Distinction), Thesis: The Paint, the Mariposa and the Metastasis: art as experience, knowledge and transformative action through the installation of cancer between the breast's skin and the digital space, Faculty of Economics, University of Coimbra

2003 - BA (Licenciatura - 4 years) in Anthropology. (Final Average: 17.1 - With Distinction), Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Coimbra

Field of specialisation

Sociology of Culture

Other fields

Anthropology of art and material culture; Anthropology of Illness