Social Work: History, Thought and Practices 

Teresa Rodrigues da Silva
  • Responsible for the research group entitled "Social Service: history, thought and professional practice";
  • Researcher at the Lusíada Center for Research in Social Service and Social Intervention;
  • Coordinator of the Research Line on "History and Thought";
  • Director of the Higher Institute of Social Service of Lisbon since September 2021;
  • Lecturer at Instituto Superior de Serviço Social de Lisboa since 1990;
  • Assistant Professor in the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Cycles of Studies of the Higher Institute of Social Service of Lisbon of the Lusíada University and 2nd Cycle in Social Gerontology;
  • Degree, Master and PhD in Social Service;
  • Coordinator of the degree and doctorate in Social Service of the Institute of Social Service of the Lusíada University;
  • Assistant Professor (Invited) in the 1st Cycle of Studies at Universidade Aberta;
  • Senior technician in the Municipality of Cascais from October 1990 to August 2021, with professional experience in the areas of Housing and Social Management of Housing, Social Action, Community Intervention and Health Promotion with scientific articles and books published in these areas;
  • She has published several papers on Social Service themes;
  • Presented several papers in National and International Congresses;
  • Supervisor of master's and doctoral dissertations in Social Service.