Ana Margarida Pisco Almeida


is an Assistant Professor at the University of Aveiro, Portugal. She is graduated in New Communication Technologies, holds a PhD in Communication Sciences and Technologies (University of Aveiro, Portugal) and lectures in the following undergraduate, graduate and doctoral courses offered by the Department of Communication and Art: BSc in New Communication Technologies, Master in Multimedia in Communication, Doctoral Program on Information and Communication in Digital Platforms, and Doctoral Program on Multimedia in Education.

She was Vice-Director (2006-2010) and Director (2010-2013) of the BSc on New Communication Technologies and is currently member of the Scientific Board of the Doctoral Program in Multimedia in Education (since 2014) and of the Pedagogical Council of the University (since 2016).

Member of the Coordination team of the DigiMedia-Digital Media and Interaction research unit, coordinating the area of Knowledge Media in Connected Communities (KMCC) and the Digimedia group 'eHealth and Wellbeing'.

She is reviewer of several journals as well as of scientific events where she has been involved as a member of its Scientific Committees and as responsible for organizing special tracks.

Author/co-author of over 100 scientific publications in these domains, she has been involved in national and international projects that explore digital media potential in supporting inclusion, communities of users with special needs and the promotion of healthier behaviours.


last update: February 2018

Articles published on IXD&A: 

'Bridging approaches: Classroom Physical Space as a learning ecosystem', N. 35, 2017, pp. 56 - 74, abstractdownload