Ana Nunes Pedro holds a Bachelor in Law and a Master in Communication Sciences by Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa. She has a post-graduation in Communication Law by Instituto Jurídico da Comunicação, University of Coimbra and
the Advanced Studies Diploma in the PhD Program in Periodismo, Faculty of Information Sciences, Universidad Complutense de Madrid.
She has coordinated post-graduations and projects in Communication Sciences at UAL, where she has been a lecturer since 1990. She has also lectured at Instituto Superior de Ciências Policiais e Segurança Interna since 2000.
She was a journalist, having worked for the radio, television and the printed press.
She was a voting Board member of the Journalists’ Union and a member of Clube de Jornalistas.
She was a representative for freelance Journalists in the Iberian Peninsula at the European Federation of Journalists and was a member of the International Federation of Journalists.
Ana Nunes Pedro is also a member of the World Media Association, the Associação de Mulheres Juristas Portuguesas, the Sociedade Portuguesa de Autores and Reporters Sans Frontiéres.