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Licínia Simão

Publication date: 06-09-2017 15:00


Faculty group: International Relations


Global interventionism; Peace Studies; European Studies; Foreign Policy; International Security; Russia and the post-Soviet Space;

Short bio

Licínia Simão is a Professor of International Relations at the School of Economics of the University of Coimbra and a Researcher at the Centre for Social Studies. She teaches at the three International Relations Programmes: Undergraduate, Masters in Peace, Security and Development, as well as at the PhD in International Politics and Conflict Resolution. She holds a PhD Degree in International Relations, specialization in European Studies, from the University of Coimbra; and a Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations at the School of Economics of the University of Coimbra. She has developed research in several geographical areas, namely the Russian Federation, the European Union, the South Caucasus, and Central Asia. She has also been involved in outreach activities namely with Middle and Secondary Schools in Portugal. Her research work has been published in different articles and book chapters both in Portugal and abroad.

Alguns projetos

CASPIAN: Around the Caspian: a Doctoral Training for Future Experts in Development and Cooperation with Focus on the Caspian Region [Marie-Curie Actions: H2020-MSCA-ITN-2014-ETN-SEP-210161673 – National Coordinator, 2015-2018]

EUinDepth: European Identity, Cultural Diversity and Political Change [Marie-Curie Actions, IRSES, FP7: PIRSES-GA-2013- 612619 – National Coordinator, 2014-2015]

NOREF - Conflict Analysis and Peacebuilding [Norwegian Peacebuilding Centre – 2012-2013]

Initiative for Peacebuilding: Early Warning [European Commission]

Inter-institutional interaction between the EU and the OSCE in Central Asia: water management as a case study [OSCE Academy, 2010]

MICROCON: Conflicts in the European Neighbourhood [FP6, European Commission, 2007-2011].

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