She was born in Valpaços in 1980. She has a degree in Chemistry, a Master in Multimedia Education and a Ph.D. in Teaching and Dissemination of Sciences from the Faculty of Science of the University of Porto (FCUP). She is an Assistant Professor and member of the Science Education Unit at the same Faculty. She is also a member of the Centre for Research in Chemistry at the University of Porto (CIQUP - RG5: Education, Science Communication and Society). Her areas of interest include professional development and pedagogic practices for Physics and Chemistry teachers; dissemination models and processes for scientific knowledge and the involvement and participation of citizens in Science; technological and digital ecologies in Science Education and Communication.