2018 - 2024: Junior Researcher, Universidade do Minho
2013 - 2016: Invited Assistant Professor, Universidade do Minho
2012 - 2013: Invited Assistant Professor, Universidade do Minho
2011 - 2012: Invited Assistant Professor, Universidade do Minho
2005: Tese de Doutoramento em Ciências de Engenharia, Universidade do Porto
Roles and Responsibilities
Since 2011: Member of the Editorial Board of "Journal of Encapsulation and Adsorption Sciences"
Honors and Awards
2014: Menção Honrosa - Genetic risk markers for strong biofilm-formation in clinical methicilin-resistant Staphylococcus auras and its association with clinical profile.
2013: Top 10 award at the 8th International Meeting of the Portuguese Society for Stem Cells and Cell Therapies with the title “Injectable bone substitute based on Bonelike® granules and a bioactive and antimicrobial hydrogel”.
2012: European Award Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering Doctoral Award
2003: International Symposium on Ceramics in Medicine Special Poster Award
2018 - 2024: Extração, purificação e valorização de péptidos de fontes naturais.
2013 - 2018: Development of a higly bioactive wound dressing using natural materials from chicken feathers Keratin