Academic Coordinator of the Faculty of Design, Technology and Communication at Universidade Europeia, and Assistant Professor at the same institution, she is also an Invited Adjunt Professor at the Escola Superior de Comunicação Social at the Polytechnic Institute of Lisbon.

She concluded the European Ph.D. in Communication Sciences (financed by the Foundation for Science and Technology), with a thesis on the reception of news information by children and youth audiences. Along with her coordination and teaching activities, she is an Integrated Researcher at the Communication and Society Research Center at the University of Minho.