Sónia Cardoso

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Doctoral Degree
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Doutoramento em Ciências Sociais
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Universidade de Aveiro
Agência de Avaliação e Acreditação do Ensino Superior (A3ES) e Centro de Investigação de Políticas de Ensino Superior (CIPES)
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Higher education policies; Quality assurance in higher education; Students and professionals of higher education institutions, especially their relation with quality assurance; Doctoral education; Higher education internationalisation; Higher education network setting up and organisation; Graduates’ competences and employability
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Sónia Cardoso is a researcher at A3ES and CIPES. She completed her PhD in Social Sciences under the topic of quality assurance in higher education. Her main research interests are higher education policies, quality assurance, institutions and institutional actors’ relation with quality assurance, doctoral education, higher education internationalisation, higher education network setting up and organisation and graduates’ competences and employability. She has been integrating several research projects and studies, both national and international, and she is the author and co-author of several publications (articles, book chapters, other), under these topics. She is also a reviewer of several Higher Education journals. She is a member of CHER and EAIR.
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CORDIS Keywords: 
Social aspects
Education, Training
Employment issues
Scientific Research
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Monday, 11 March, 2019

Teresa Carvalho and Ana Isabel Melo have presented the paper "Teaching and Research Balance in Portuguese Academia: Is it Still Possible to Differentiate between Teaching and Research Institutions?...

Saturday, 05 January, 2019

CIPES researcher Diana Dias has just published the book "Psicologia da Aprendizagem. Paradigmas, Motivações e Dificuldades" [Learning Psychology: Paradigms, Motivations and Difficulties] (Sílabo Ed...


Tuesday, 07 May, 2019
The EAIR 41st Annual Forum will take place at the University of Leiden, the Netherlands, on August 25-28, 2019. The topic of the conference is "Responsibility of Higher Education Systems: What? Why? H...
Tuesday, 07 May, 2019
The 32nd CHER conference will take place at the University of Kassel, August 28-30, and will be organised by INCHER-Kassel. The topic of the conference is "Theories and Methods in Higher Education Re...