Institution: University of Coimbra Field of responsibility/ Role in the RMB project: content Field of specialization: Centre for Social Studies, Department of Architecture
Paulo Providência is an architect and researcher at CES – Centre of Social Studies. He graduated in architecture at the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Porto in 1989, and teaches at the Department of Architecture, Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Coimbra. He completed his PhD on Architecture at the University of Coimbra in 2007. He has been researching and publishing on architectural practice and teaching. He is author of Architectonica Percepta. Zürich, Park Books, 2016, and co-edited Bartolomeu Costa Cabral 18 obras. Porto, Circo de Idéias, 2016; Leprosaria Nacional. Porto, Dafne, 2013; and Teaching Through Design, a special number of the journal Joelho #4, 2014. Leprosaria Nacional was “Finalista” of the FAD Pensamento y Crítica prize 2014.