R&D Unit

R&D Unit

Managing projects, and supporting and developing scientific research and other activities that foster knowledge and connect FCUL to society at large; providing support at higher decision-making levels; disseminating relevant information; reporting to the University of Lisbon and official organisms under the legal terms in force.

The R&D Unit comprises the Project Management Area, the Research Support Office and the Transfer of Technology Support Office.

Project Management Area

Administrative and financial management of projects throughout their life-cycle, ensuring budgetary control of each project and accountability to financial entities; interacting with the Financial Resources and Assets Unit whenever necessary.

Team

  • Sílvia Gomes

    Project and funding programmes management

  • Vera Candeias

    Project and funding programmes management

  • Sara Fumega

    Project and funding programmes management

Research Support Office

Providing non-scientific support for researchers, namely interfacing with contractors and participants; monitoring and interpreting public policies and R&D and Innovation funding schemes; monitoring affiliates and developing ties with related University of Lisbon activities; linking FCUL and the FCUL Foundation; harmonising processes, procedures and the information flow of R&D activities; R&D indicators.

Team

  • Fernando Lopes

    Coordinator

    IT systems, indicators and dissemination (R&D)

    Intellectual property

  • Ana Faísca

    Public R&D policies

    Institutional and international relations

    Institutional projects

  • Carmina Melo

    Protocol, agreement and contract management

  • Theresa Ferreira

    Protocol, agreement and contract management

Transfer of Technology Support Office

Activities that advance and value knowledge; fostering entrepreneurship, innovation and the transfer of technology; managing the Tec Labs Incubator; innovation indicators.

Team

  • Bruno Amaro

    Support for Tec Labs operations

  • Rita Tomé

    Support for Tec Labs operations

  • Filipa Pegarinhos

    Support for Tec Labs operations

  • António Marques

    Support for Tec Labs operations

Contacts

Building C5, Level 3

Project Management Area: Ext. 25110 / 25125 / 25109

Research Support Office: Ext. 25304 / 25354 / 25336
E-mail projectos@ciencias.ulisboa.pt

Transfer of Technology Support Office: Ext. 20103
E-mail mail@teclabs.pt

Office Hours (working days)

9.30 am - 12.30 pm / 2 pm - 5 pm