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Ana Delicado

  • Dr
  • Research Fellow
  • Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon
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Research interests

Social Studies of Science Climate change

About

I am a sociologist and was granted a PhD by the Social Sciences Institute of the University of Lisbon (ICS-UL) in 2006. Formerly, I was a research fellow at the Observatory of Sciences and Technologies (1997-2001), at ICS-UL (2002-2005), at the Institute for Prospective Technological Studies (JRC -European Commission, Seville, 2006) and at ICS-UL (2007-2009). I specialise in social studies of science. I have carried out research on non-governmental organisations and volunteering, environmental risks, museums of science and public understanding of science, the use of the internet by children and international scientific mobility. I am currently the principal investigator in two research projects: "Climate change adaptation and mitigation: challenges for science, technology and society" and "Scientific Societies in Contemporary Science"

Co-authors (34)

Publications (5)

  • Wind farms and rural tourism: A Portuguese case study of residents' and visitors' perceptions and attitudes

    • Silva L
    • Delicado A
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  • Media analysis of the representations of fusion and other future energy technologies

    • Delicado A
    • Schmidt L
    • Pereira S
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  • Not in anyone's backyard?: Civil society attitudes towards wind power at the national and local levels in Portugal

    • Delicado A
    • Junqueira L
    • Fonseca S
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  • The holy grail of energy? A content and thematic analysis of the presentation of nuclear fusion on the internet

    • Oltra C
    • Delicado A
    • Prades A
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  • What Roles for Scientific Associations in Contemporary Science?

    • Delicado A
    • Rego R
    • Conceição C
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Professional experience

Research Fellow

Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon

June 2009 - Present

Education history

PhD

Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon

January 2002 - May 2006(4 years)