Short Bio

Hello! My name is Catarina and I'm a Computer Science Ph.D. student at NOVA LINCS, Universidade NOVA de Lisboa (Portugal), advised by Miguel Goulão and João Araújo. I was a Visiting Research Student at SEGAL Research Group, University of Victoria (Canada), working with Daniela Damian.

I received my MSc degree in Computer Science from Universidade NOVA de Lisboa in 2014. The thesis, titled Avaliação da Qualidade em Modelos de Requisitos i* (Quality Evaluation of i* Requirements Models), is available online (in Portuguese only).

My main research interests are in the area of software engineering, especially software requirements, software design, experimental software engineering and software quality.

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Academic Positions

  • 2014-presentGraduate Teaching Assistant

    Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia
    Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal

  • Jan-June 2017Visiting Research Student

    SEGAL Research Group
    University of Victoria, Canada

Education

On goingPhD. Computer Science

Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal

2014M.Sc. Computer Science

Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal

2012B.Sc. Computer Science and Engineering

Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal

Awards and Grants

2015Research Grant

FCT-MCTES (Portugal) Research Grant for PhD students

2014Best Paper Award CAiSE'14

Identifying modularity improvement opportunities in goal-oriented requirements models

List of Publications

Papers in peer reviewed international journals, conferences, and workshops