Ph.D. in Labour Law, Minho University, February 2010. Master in Labour Law, University of Coimbra, 2003. Bachelor of Laws, Minho University Law School, 1999. Lecturer at National and International Seminars and Academic Conferences. Author of various publications, books and articles, in Labour Law. Co-organization of the IX, X, XI, XII, XIII, XIV and XV National Portuguese Congress of Labour Law.