Nancy Gomes

- Bachelor degree in International Relations - International Relations Department - Master in International Relations - Master in War and Peace in New International Relations - Pedagogical Council - PhD in International Relations: Geopolitics and Geoeconomics

Ciência Vitae

Nancy Elena Ferreira Gomes. Associate Professor at the Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa where she is currently the Scientific Coordinator of the Degree in International Relations. Researcher at OBSERVARE / UAL and member of the JANUS.NET and Pensamiento Iberoamericano magazines’ Editorial Council.

She completed a PHD in International Relations from the Universidade Nova de Lisboa. In 2009, she was awarded a Doctoral Scholarship by the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation for her PhD dissertation entitled The Policy of Portugal towards Ibero-America since 1991. She also holds a Master’s degree in International Relations by the Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (Universidade de Lisboa) and a Graduation in International Studies from the Universidad Central de Venezuela.

Prof. Nancy Elena Ferreira Gomes’s main areas of research work and expertise are International Cooperation, namely Ibero-American Community, European – Latin American Relations, Portugal’s foreign policy towards Ibero-American countries. She has written academic and scientific articles and other original works. She is a regular speaker at high-level conferences, seminars and workshops in Portugal and abroad. She is also a regular commentator on Ibero-American affairs in several Portuguese media.

Between September 2001 and October 2008 she worked as a Scholarships Consultant and Manager at the Department of Education and Scholarships (SEB) of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation.