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Ines Amaral

  • PhD
  • Lecturer
  • Miguel Torga Higher Institute
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Recent publications

  • Practices and consumption of Portuguese youth in digital environments

    • Amaral I
    • Reis B
    • Lopes P
    • et al.
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  • Representações sociais do envelhecimento ativo num olhar genderizado

    • Daniel F
    • Caetano E
    • Monteiro R
    • et al.
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Professional experience



September 2003 - Present



February 2013 - August 2017(5 years)


Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa

February 2013 - August 2017(5 years)

eLearning tutor

September 2005 - February 2011(5 years)


Pedro Nunes Institute

October 2005 - November 2005(a month)



September 2002 - October 2003(a year)

Cyberjournalist [Trainee]

TSF Online

March 2002 - June 2002(3 months)


Revista COMUM [University of Minho]

January 2000 - January 2002(2 years)


Correio do Minho


PhD in Communication Sciences - Interactive Media

University of Minho

May 2008 - February 2012(4 years)

Master's degree in Communication Sciences

University of Minho

September 2004 - November 2006(2 years)

Multimedia, Webdesign and Development

Portucalense University

September 2003 - September 2004(a year)

Bachelor's degree in Communication Sciences

University of Minho

September 1997 - June 2002(5 years)

Research interests

instructional designsocial representations on the webtechnologies and ageismdigital literacymedia literacysemantic websocial tagging practicessocial networkssocial medianew mediacyberjournalism


Assistant Professor @ ISMT. Scientific Coordinator of the Degree in Multimedia, Vice-President of the Scientific Council, Co-coordinator of the Office of Projects and Innovation, Scientific Coordinator of the postgraduate studies in Audiovisuals and Multimedia, Social Media Marketing and Multimedia, Social Network Analysis and Social Media. Researcher in Communication Sciences @ CECS - UMinho Research interests: audiences | digital inclusion and active ageing | social networks, participation and social media | media and digital literacy PhD in Communication Sciences - Interactive Media (UMinho). Member of SOPCOM, INSNA, IAMCR, ECREA, CEDAR, ACM, SSRN, CSS. Member of the COST Action IS1402 - Ageism from a Multi-National, Interdisciplinary Perspective Member of the COST Action CA15122 Reducing Old-Age Social Exclusion: Collaborations in Research and Policy – MC Substitute Member of the COST Action IS1401ELN Strengthening Europeans' capabilities by establishing the European literacy network


Co-authors (22)