Margarida Carvalho

Researcher
Collaborator: PhD student

Margarida Carvalho holds a BA and a MA in Communication Sciences by the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities of the New University of Lisbon (FCSH/UNL). She has been a faculty member at the School of Communication and Media Studies (Lisbon Polytechnic Institute) since 1998 where she currently lectures the courses of “Art and Communication” and “Semiology”.
Margarida is writing her doctoral thesis on the subject of participation in digital arts at the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities of the New University of Lisbon. From September 2009 onwards she was awarded a PhD scholarship under the program to support advanced training for higher education polytechnic teachers (PROTEC). In the academic year 2008-2009, she received a doctoral scholarship from the Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia as part of the UT Austin | Portugal program.
Margarida’s book Technological Hybrids was published by Nova Vega in 2007 and she has published several papers in national and international journals.
Her main areas of research are digital arts, contemporary art, participatory media and digital culture.
Email: mcarvalho@escs.ipl.pt
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Email: daisy.margarida@gmail.com