Position: Integrated Researcher with Doctoral Degree

Academic background:
PhD degree, Award of the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD- By Research) – School of
Environment and Life Sciences, University of Salford, UK (2009). [Thesis title: The Influence
of Urban Morphology on Sensible Heat Flux and Convective Rainfall Distributions over Greater Manchester.] Master Degree (Meteorology) – Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, Portugal (1998). [Thesis title: Drop Size Distribution Models in the Study of some Rain Events.] BSc Ed Bachelor of Science and/with Education (Physics and Chemistry Education) – University of Évora, Portugal (1986).

Research GroupZEPHYRUS

Email: mgc@uevora.pt

Research interests: Urban climatology; Atmospheric boundary layer structure and processes; Climatology; Meteorology.

ORCID: 0000-0003-0471-2243

Ciência Vitae: CE1D-E251-D8B5


2009 to date : Assistant Professor, Physics Department, University of Évora, Portugal.

2001 – 2009 : Assistant, Physics Department, University of Évora, Portugal.

1988/1989 – 2000 : Invited Assistant, Physics Department, University of Évora, Portugal.

1986/1987 and 1987/1988 : High school teacher of Physics and Chemistry, Portugal.

– Member of the Centre for Geographical Studies of the Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning (CGE-IGOT) of the University of Lisbon, Portugal, since March 2011. Researcher of the group CLiMA- Climate and Environmental Change/ ZEPHYRUS- Climate Change and Environmental Systems.

– Member of the Centre for Geophysics of Évora (CGE) of the University of Évora, Portugal, since its establishment until February 2011.