Academic Professional Experience

  • 2016-… : University of Madeira, Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute (Portugal)
    Assistant Professor
  • 2014-16: Goldsmiths, University of London (United Kingdom)
    Marie Curie Research Fellow; Guest lecturer – Computational Arts MA
  • 2007-…: Aalto University, Media Lab Helsinki  (Finland)
    New Media Production MA
    2015-…: Guest lecturer
    2011-14: Lecturer
    2007-11: Guest lecturer and doctoral student (FCT Portugal fellowship)
  • 2009-14: Tallinn University (Estonia)
    Guest lecturer – HCI Master, Crossmedia Production Master
  • 2000-06: ISTEC (Portugal)
    Lecturer – Multimedia Engineering B.Sc.
  • 2003-06: ESTAL (Portugal)
    Lecturer – Communication Design BA; WebDesign graduate course

Other Professional Experience

  • 2007: Fjord Helsinki (Finland)
    Senior Interaction Designer; Service Design Lead
  • 1995-00: Caixa Geral de Depósitos, International Division (Portugal)
    Technical Assistant

Freelance Consultancy

  • 2013: App Campus (Microsoft / Nokia / Aalto University, Finland)
    Coaching mobile app development teams
  • 2005: Instituto Nacional de Propriedade Intelectual (Portugal)
    Co-author of the research report Study of the Use of Intellectual Property and Innovation in the Portuguese Moulds and Plastics Sectors led by Professor Manuel Mira Godinho

Scholarships and Grants

  • 2014-16: Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship from the European Union for the project Enabling Audiovisual User Interfaces, hosted by Goldsmiths, University of London (2 years)
  • 2013: Aalto University, Media Factory funding for the research project AVVX – Web Platform for Audiovisual Performance (5 months)
  • 2012: Doctoral fellowship from Aalto University to finalize the doctoral studies (5 months)
  • 2007-11: Doctoral scholarship from Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT), Portugal (4 years)