The IAU OAE National Astronomy Education Coordinator team for Portugal

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Rosa Doran
Dr Rosa Doran
Team co-Chair and Contact Person, NAEC team - Portugal

Rosa Doran is a physics and science educator devoted to integrating modern trends for innovation in the classroom with a special emphasis on the use of Astronomy for STEAM learning. She received a PhD in Science Education from the University of Coimbra in 2020. She also has MSc in the field of High Energy and Gravitation, in particular on Black Holes. She is the president of the executive council of NUCLIO (NĂșcleo Interativo de Astronomia), an NGO for development, vice-president of the panel education of COSPAR, the chair of the Galileo Teacher Training Program and the vice-president of the Executive Committee of the Global Hands-on Universe Association.

Appointed as NAEC until: Aug. 1, 2024

Nuno Peixinho
Nuno Peixinho
Team co-Chair, NAEC team - Portugal
OGAUC - Geophysical and Astronomical Observatory of the University of Coimbra

Nuno Peixinho is a Researcher at the Faculty of Sciences and Technology of the University of Coimbra, Portugal, being the Coordinator of the Science Promotion Unit of the Geophysical and Astronomical Observatory of the University of Coimbra.

Appointed as NAEC until: Aug. 1, 2024

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To get in touch with the NAEC team for Portugal please contact:
Dr Rosa Doran via rosa.doran​atnuclio.pt

Astronomy Education in Portugal

For more information on Astronomy Education in Portugal, see the Astronomy Education in Portugal document (PDF file 846.46 kB Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0) icons) prepared by our NAEC team