Edf CEDOC II Rua Câmara Pestana, 6 1150-082 Lisboa
Service Email: gaidi@nms.unl.pt
Phone: 218803143 Ext: 26041

Ana Sofia Tavares

Head of Research Operations
Hard worker and highly motivated with over 15 years’ experience in academia, R&D research institute and funding agency. Strong leadership skills, managed multidisciplinary teams of more than 20 people including pre-award and post-award teams, lab management team and scientific platforms technicians. Since 2015 is Head of NMS|UNL Research Office being responsible for the institutional support to NMS|FCM researchers at all stages of the application process and manage and negotiation of the financing contracts; ensure the proper management of scientific research projects; ensure the organization and execution of all processes related to fellowships and research staff hiring; manage and monitor all processes and actions related to the acquisition, contracting and management of NMS|FCM research resources, whether human or financial, ensure the correct management of the research buildings and scientific equipment, in the fields of maintenance, conservation and environmental, health and safety conditions; manage of NMS|FCM Scientific Platforms (Microscopy, Histology, Flow Citometry, Cell Culture, Fish Facility, Fly Room) and Member of the CEDOC ‑ Chronic Disease Research Centre Executive Committee.