Abílio Almeida: new PhD in Communication Sciences

The PhD exams in Communication Sciences of Abílio Renato Gomes Almeida took place on January 25, at 2.00 p.m.

The thesis, supervised by Helena Sousa and Manuel Pinto, is titled “Television daytime in Portugal: an analysis of the role of laughter in the main morning talk shows”.

The jury, chaired by Moisés de Lemos Martins, was composed of:

– Maria Helena Costa Carvalho e Sousa, Full Professor, Department of Communication Sciences
Communication Sciences, Institute of Social Sciences, University of Minho;

– José Carlos Gaspar Venâncio, Full Professor, Department of Sociology, Faculty of Human and Social Sciences, University of Beira Interior;

– Felisbela Lopes, Associate Professor with Aggregation, Department of Communication Sciences, Institute of Social Sciences, University of Minho;

– Sara Jesus Gomes Pereira, Associate Professor, Department of Communication Sciences, Institute of Social Sciences, University of Minho;

– Filipa Mónica de Brito Gonçalves Subtil, Assistant Professor, Department of Social Sciences, School of Communication and Media Studies;

– Luís Miguel Gonçalves Pereira, Senior Academic Developer, Academic Development – Faculty of Medicine
PG Education Team, Imperial College London.

The examination was held on Zoom.

[Posted: 26-01-2021]