Cláudia Cunha is currently a research grant holder at the Communication and Society Research Centre (CECS) at the University of Minho. She holds a degree in Sociology and a master’s in Human Resource Management and is currently a member of the Portuguese SHARE team (Survey of Health, Aging and Retirement in Europe).

She has developed works on living alone, loneliness, health risk behaviours and non-response in longitudinal studies.