Institution: University of Coimbra Field of responsibility/ Role in the RMB project: content Field of specialization: CRIA – Centre for Research in Anthropology, Department of Life Sciences
Sandra Xavier is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the Department of Life Sciences of the University of Coimbra and researcher at CRIA – Centre for Research in Anthropology. She was graduated on Anthropology at ISCTE of the University of Lisbon in 1995 and obtained her PhD in Anthropology by the same university in 2008. Her research interests have focused in Architectural Studies, Social Studies of Science and Technology (STS) and Collaborative Research Methods. She published: “Para lá da oposição entre arquitectura erudita e arquitectura sem arquitectos”, in Intersecções: Antropologia e Arquitectura, 2011; “Em diferentes escalas: a arquitetura do Hospital-Colónia Rovisco Pais sob o olhar do médico Fernando Bissaya Barreto”, História, Ciências, Saúde – Manguinhos, 2013; Leprosaria Nacional, 2013.