The Governing Bodies of the IHC were elected on 7 May 2021.
The IHC Board of Directors is composed of six members:
President: José Neves
Vice-Presidents: Maria de Fátima Nunes and Paulo Jorge Fernandes
The General Assembly has a Board of three members:
President: Cristina Joanaz de Melo
Vice-president: Ana Cristina Martins
Member: Daniel Alves
The Supervisory Board has three members:
President: Jorge Pedreira
The IHC has a multidisciplinary scientific management team of five:
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|Graduated in Languages, Literatures and Cultures at the School of Arts and Humanities of the University of Lisbon and completed a master’s degree in Political Science and International Relations at the NOVA School of Social Sciences and Humanities. She has worked in the field of project management, both in international cooperation and in research projects. She worked at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, as an international cooperation consultant and at the ERC project CAPSAHARA – Critical Approaches to Politics, Social Activism and Islamic Militancy in the Western Sahara Region.|
|Science communication officer and press officer|
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|She has a Biology degree from the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto. Has been engaged in science communication since 2010. She worked in exhibitions, as a translator, trainer and producer of science dissemination activities and the promotion of scientific culture. Since 2016, she is responsible for the management of science communication at the IHC.|
|Elisa Lopes da Silva|
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|PhD in History. Editorial manager, with executive coordination responsibilities for the Imprensa de História Contemporânea [Contemporary History Press] and editorial management of the journal Práticas da História. Journal on Theory, Historiography and Uses of the Past. IHC contact point for Open Access issues.|
|Paula Gentil Santos|
|IHC’s assistant at the University of Évora|
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|Mestre em Gestão, com especialização em Recursos Humanos. Licenciada em Relações Internacionais. Com 22 anos de experiência na gestão e implementação de projetos nacionais e internacionais. Técnica Superior nos Serviços de Ciência e Cooperação — Gabinete de Apoio Técnico às Unidades e Cátedras de Investigação.|
|Scientific outputs management, fundraising, and pre-award|
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The Permanent External Scientific Advisory Committee (CEPAC) carries out monitoring and advisory functions on the research activities developed in the framework of the IHC.
It is composed of four academics:
- Ewa Domanska (Adam Mickiewicz University)
- Melanie Torrent (Université de Picardie Jules Verne)
- Stefan Berger (Ruhr-Universität Bochum)
- Xosé Manoel Núñez Seixas (Universidade de Santiago de Compostela).
May 7, 2021
The members of the new Governing Bodies of the Institute of Contemporary History were elected.
May 6, 2021
The IHC has won another Assistant Researcher contract, that of Ricardo Noronha.
Apr 28, 2021
Xurxo Ayán has joined the excavations of the project Archaeology of the Valle de los Caídos, in Spain.