Ageing; Family Care for the Elderly; Intergeneracional Relationships and Learning
Luísa Pimentel has a B.Sc. in Social Work and a M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Sociology, in the field of Sociology of Family and Everyday Life. She is a Researcher associated with the CIES-IUL and the CICS-Nova/Leiria.
Currently, Luísa Pimentel is an assistant professor at the Education and Social Sciences School in the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria, where she gives classes and orientates thesis from the B.Sc. in Social Work, the B.Sc. in Social Education, the M.Sc. in Intercultural Mediation and Social Intervention and in the Professional Technical Courses in Intervention in Educational Contexts and in Social and Community Intervention. Also, she is a member of the Scientific Committee for the Professional Technical Course in Intervention in Educational Contexts and one of the coordinators of the 60+ Program (for seniors). Finally, she was a member of the Scientific Committee for the B.Sc. in Social Work, between 2008 and 2019, of the Technical-Scientific Council, ... [more info]