Academic and Complementary Education – 2010: Summer Course of International Relations at New University of Lisbon. 2010: Training Course for Trainers eLearnig. 2009: Master’s Degree in Organizational Psychology. 2009: Degree in Social and Organizational Psychology. 2002: Training Course for Trainers in the National Association of Young Entrepreneurs. 1996: Free Course of International Policy at New University of Lisbon. 1993-95: MSc in Organizational Behaviour by ISPA, 1993: Television course. RR / TVI 1989: Journalism course. RR. 1987-92: Degree in Psychology, ISPA.
Current Professional Activity – Member of the Assembly of the Republic (Parliamentary Elections 2015) President of the Institute for the Promotion and Development of Latin America (IPDAL). Lecturer in the field of Communication and International Politics and Politics (conferences in Portugal and abroad).
Professional Experience – 1999-2013: Rádio Renascença. Journalist – Specialist in Economics. 1998-2012: University Assistant at the Higher Institute of Applied Psychology (ISPA). Professor of the degree and Post-graduation in Rehabilitation. Responsible for the Course ” Comunicação Liderante” 1998-2009: Honorary Consul of São Tomé and Príncipe 1998-99: Founder and Deputy Director of the weekly newspaper “Euronotícias”. 1998-2001: University Assistant at the Moderna University of Lisbon. 1997-98: Director of “Diário de Notícias da Madeira” 1996-2003: University Assistant at the Instituto Superior Novas Profissões (INP). Professor of Public Relations. 1989-97: Journalist of Radio Renascença. Political journalism Expert.
Personal Data – Has a library with more than 9 thousand books. Knowledgeable of reality of 143 countries, already visited.