Title (year degree obtained) / Prof. status
- PhD in Engineering Geology (1990), University of Coimbra, Faculty of Sciences and Technology, Coimbra, Portugal
- Master in Engineering Geology (1984), New University of Lisbon, Portugal.
- Licenciature in Geology (1980), University of Coimbra, Portugal.
- Associate Professor, Faculty of Science and Technology of University of Coimbra, 2005- present.
- Director of IPNlabgeo, Geotechnical Laboratory of Instituto Pedro Nunes, Coimbra, 2003-present.
- Director of the Geosciences Research Centre (u73), University of Coimbra. 2007-2014.
- Coordinator of the PhD in Geotechnology, University of Coimbra. 2010-present.
- Coordinator of the Licenciatura in “Engenharia Geológica e de Minas” at the University of Coimbra, 2004-2007; 2015.
- Assistant Professor, Faculty of Science and Technology of the University of Coimbra, 1991-2005.
- Invited Professor at Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, 2006-2007.
- Participated in 15 research projects, being coordinator of 4.
- Member of two Portuguese technical committees for standardization (IPQ-TC156 geotechnics; IPQ-TC154 aggregates).