Researcher at OBERVARE -Observatory of Foreign Relations at Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa. Lecturer at UAL – Department of International Relations. Student at UAL, in the PhD International Relations – Geopolitics, Geo-economics.
Advisor at the Office of the Prime Minister of the XIX and XX Constitutional Government (2011-2015), she also served as Faculty Advisor at the National Defense Institute, Ministry of National Defense (2001-2011) for issues as radicalization, terrorism, Mediterranean Security, European Union Defense Policy.
She taught International Negotiation Techniques at the Higher Institute of Information Sciences and Administration (2006 – 2012). She was also a consultant for the Parliamentary Defense Commission, Portuguese Parliament (2001-2002) and researcher at the Institute for Strategic and International Studies (I.E.E.I.) (1997 – 2001).
Degree in International Relations and MSc in Strategy and Defense Policy from the École des Hautes Études Internationales, Paris.