skip to Main Content

Past Interns

Pê Feijó

Fellow Intern

15 June 2021 – 15 October 2021

She is a Lisbon-based writer, scholar, and militant who’s concerned with monstrosity as theory and praxis of embodied minority politics (namely crip, cuir, decolonial, and class struggles). Her MPhil in History, Philosophy and Sociology of Science, Technology and Medicine, from the University of Cambridge, focused on witchcraft and the Portuguese Inquisition. Feijó is currently doing a PhD in Rhetoric at the University of California, Berkeley.

Alice Sanches

Fellow Intern

1 December 2020 – 31 March 2021

Master Student
Graduated in Communication Sciences from NOVA University of Lisbon and currently doing a Master’s Degree in the same area, specializing in Contemporary Culture and New Technologies. Her areas of interest include aesthetics and art theory, visual culture, epistemology, history of ideas and communication of science.

José Candeias

Fellow Intern

1 December 2020 – 31 March 2021

Master Student
Graduated in Communication Science from the NOVA University of Lisbon, he is currently pursuing a master’s degree in the same scientific area and university. Among his areas of interests are cultural history, history of ideas and the relationship between technology, ideas and narratives.

Miguel C. Fernandes

​​Fellow Intern

1 September – 31 December 2020

Master Student
Graduated in Applied Mathematics and Computation by Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, he is currently pursuing a master’s degree in Medieval History at NOVA University of Lisbon. His main interests are medieval European intellectual, cultural and religious history, visual culture and materiality.

Tiago Rocha e Mello

Fellow Intern

1 September – 31 December 2020

Master Student
Graduated in History from the Faculty of Letters of the University of Lisbon, he’s starting a master in Military History at the same faculty. Classical and Pre-Classical times are his main focus, however he has always been fascinated by the Discoveries and the History of the Maritime Empires.

Pedro Louro

​​Fellow Intern

15 June – 30 July 2020

Bachelor Student
An undergraduate in History at the University of Utrecht, he is currently specialising in Cultural History. His interests are focused on cultural heritage, archives, and post-colonial studies.

Débora Albuquerque

Fellow Intern

1-30 July 2020

PhD Student
Finished her Integrated Master’s in Biological Engineering at IST – Lisbon University (2017). In 2018, she was a research fellow at INESC-MN where she continued to work on the detection of various bioanalytes using the magnetoresistive platform. She participated in two European RISE projects, MAGNAMED and IPANEMA. Currently, she is enrolled in AIM Doctoral Program at INESC-MN, developing a portable device for the diagnosis of viral infections.

Rodolfo Cunha

​​Fellow Intern

1-30 july 2020

Secondary school Student
Finishing the 12th grade of the Language and Humanities course at the Secondary School “Romeu Correia”. Great enthusiast about history, he speaks, beside Portuguese, English, german and French.

Back To Top