Diana Campelo Delgado is a pre-award advisor at the Research Support office of NOVA School of Social Sciences and Humanities where she provides support to research project applications. Her experience as a research manager began at the Research Funding Office of Chronic Diseases Research Center (CEDOC) from NOVA Medical School after obtaining her PhD in Biomedical Sciences in 2019.
Cristina Oliveira is coordinating the pre-award office at NOVA School of Social Sciences and Humanities. She has +13 years of experience working in several RMA aspects, currently focusing on funding advisory and grant writing. She is an active member of the national network Plataforma de Interface à Ciência and was the vice-manager of COST BESTPRAC Training Schools.
Carolina Varela is a 6-year experienced research manager and pre-award advisor at NOVA School of Social Sciences and Humanities. She is an active member of the national network of RMAs, Plataforma de Interface à Ciência. Currently taking her PhD in Political Science and International Studies at Birmingham University, her research focuses on international benchmarking of RDI policies.
Margarida Trindade heads the Pre-award office ITQB NOVA and is also an Invited Professor at the Research Management and Policy Post graduation of the NOVA FCSH where she teaches for two semesters (since 2019). Moreover, she acts as: Assessor for the EARMA Certification on Research Management (training & mentoring, since 2015), Expert Evaluator (H2020, COST, FP7, FCT) and participates at funded international projects – foRMAtion (Erasmus+, 2019-2022), TRANSPEER (Erasmus+, 2020-2021) and Impact (Twinning, 2019-2022). M. Trindade obtained her PhD in Developmental Biology at the University College London in 2000.