Teresa Carvalho

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Doctoral Degree
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Doutoramento em Ciências Sociais
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Universidade de Aveiro
Departamento de Ciências Sociais, Políticas e do Território, Universidade de Aveiro
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New Public Management, Professionalism and Managerialism, the Sociology of Professions; Gender Studies.
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Teresa Carvalho has a PhD in Social Sciences from the University of Aveiro, a MSc in Human Resources Management from the University of Minho and a degree in Sociology from the University of Coimbra. She is an Associate Professor at the Department of Social, Political and Territorial Sciences, University of Aveiro, is a senior researcher at CIPES (Center for Research in Higher Education Policies) and member of the research unit on Governance, Competitiveness and Public Policy (GOVCOPP). She is also a member of the executive board of the Department of Social, Political and Territorial Sciences. She is the director of the PhD program in Public Policies at the University of Aveiro. Teresa Carvalho is a member of the ESA (European Sociological Association) Executive Committee as RN Council chair 2017-2019. She was chair of the European Sociological Association Research Network on Professions (RN19), and a member of the executive board of the International Sociological Association Research Committee on Professional Groups (RC 52) in 2013-2015 and in 2015-2017. She is member of the Editorial Team of the Journal Professions and Professionalism. She was member, and sometimes coordinator, of several European and National sponsored projects in the fields of New Public Management, Managerialism, Higher Education, the Sociology of Professions and gender studies.
CORDIS Keywords: 
Healthcare delivery, services
Education, Training
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...