Joana Marques – is an invited teacher on Educational Research Methodologies in Instituto de Educação (former Faculdade de Psicologia e Ciências da Educação) of Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal. She integrates the Pedagogical Innovation and Staff Development Unit of NOVA’s Teaching Quality Office as a researcher (organizing and delivering documentation to support the teaching activity at the University) and as a teachers’ trainer dedicated to NOVA’s academic staff development.
She has a Master in Education (specifically in Teachers’ Training area) and she is doing her PhD in the same research area on the subject of Pedagogical Training of Higher Education Teachers. For about 2 years she has been collaborating in the teachers’ training courses on planning, development and evaluation developed by the Pedagogical Innovation and Staff Development Unit of NOVA University. She is also member of NOVA’s Doctoral School as she integrates the tutors’ group of the Research Skills and Development Course.