Joana Desport Coelho
Joana Coelho is a member of the Communication Service of INESC TEC since 2015. Since June 2021 is the Head of the Communication Service. Until then, she was in charge of the press relations of the institution (until the end of 2019), led work packages of Communication, Dissemination and Exploitation of results in some European projects in the energy area – actions that she continues to develop nowadays – namely in projects such as InterConnect, UPGRID, FEEdBACk, GReSBAS, etc. She holds a bachelor’s degree in communication science: Journalism, Public Relations and Multimedia (with specialization in Press Relations) from the Faculty of Arts of the University of Porto, a master’s degree in Marketing and Strategic Management from the School of Economics and Management of the University of Minho and is a PhD candidate in Management (with specialization in Marketing and Strategy) of the Faculty of Economics of the University of Porto. Before joining INESC TEC, she worked at a communication agency, in research projects at the university and in a pharmaceutical distribution company, as a communication manager.