Full name: Sandra Maria Ribeiro Santos
Quoting name: Sandra Santos
Professional Category: Researcher
Position(s) within IHA: RG Member [Museum Studies]
CIÊNCIA ID: DC15-45F8-A9AD
Sandra holds a Ph.D. in History of Art, specialization in Museum Studies and Artistic Heritage from Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, supervised by Prof. Dr. Sandra Leandro, Prof. Dr. Raquel Henriques da Silva, and Prof. Dr. Pedro Salgado. She also has an MA in Museum Studies from Universitty of Porto, and BA in History of Art from University of Coimbra.
Her research specialises in the connections between Science and Art, with special focus on Botanical observation drawing, photography, and photomicrography.
Her Ph.D. research work was developed between Portugal and the United Kingdom where she attended the postgraduate Visiting Student Programme at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London, under the supervision of professor Rob Kesseler. Since then she has worked at the Visual Arts Department of the British Council, and the Royal Society. She is also a photographer, currently attending the postgraduate diploma at the Bristish Academy of Photography, and especially interested in the connection between Photography and Human Rights.
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RG – Research Group