Manuel Valença
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Presently, PhD student (FCT studentship) developing the research projet: 'The professional identities and profiles of (science) communicators working at portuguese scientific and outreach organizations'.Academic background in Science Communication (ISCSP – University of Lisbon) and Teaching of Biology and Geology (Aveiro University). Master in Science Communication (FCSH – New University of Lisbon), with final project: “Science Communication – a practical guide for scientists”. Professional experience: - High school science teacher; - Science explainer and coordinator of the science explainers team at Fábrica – Science Center of Aveiro; - Science communication officer at the Communication Office of the Science Faculty – University of Lisbon. Research experience:- Research assistant at the project MORE-PE (Mobilization of Resources for Public Engagement with Science and technology) - ISCTE-IUL.
Educational Qualifications
Licenciate in Ciências da Comunicação, Universidade Técnica de Lisboa - Instituto Superior de Ciências Sociais e Políticas, in 2012
M.Sc. in Comunicação de Ciência, Universidade Nova de Lisboa - Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas, in 2016
Research Fields
Science Communication
Research Groups
Knowledge Society, Competences and Communication
Recent Publications
Data from Ciência-IUL