Teresa Romão

Associate Professor

Multimodal Systems

Country: Portugal

Affiliation: Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, UNL

Email: tir@fct.unl.pt


Teresa Romão is an Associate Professor at the Department of Computer Science of the Faculty of Science and Technology of the NOVA University of Lisbon, where she teaches and develops research work in the area of Human-Computer Interaction. She studied computer science at FCT/UNL and received her PhD degree from the same University in 2001. She is also a member of the research center NOVA LINCS (Multimodal Systems group). She has been coordinating and participating in several national and European research projects related with computer entertainment, augmented reality, mobile storytelling, ubiquitous computing and persuasive technology, as well as assisting the European Commission in the evaluation of research project proposals. She is a member of the Digital Media PhD Scientific Committee in the scope of UT/Austin-Portugal Program. Teresa Romão supervised 7 PhD theses and 42 MSc theses already completed and she is currently supervising 2 PhD students and 7 MSc students. She has authored and co-authored many publications in books, peer reviewed journals and conferences (e.g. CHI, UIST, INTERACT, MobileHCI, ACE). Teresa Romão has been involved in the organization and served on the program committees of various national and top international conferences (e.g. INTERACT, ACM EICS, ACE, ArtsIT). She was member of the Steering Committee of the International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology - ACE (2012-2017).