Fields of activities:
Brief description of your activity focus
Tourism, cultural heritage and social acceptance and impacts of renewable energy technologies in rural areas.
Details about Expertise / Competences / Technologies
My main areas of expertise include ecotourism, rural tourism, the local effects of cultural heritage making, governmentality, national identity, and public attitudes and perceptions about renewable energy technologies and their local impacts. My fields of research have been rural mainland Portugal and the Azores archipelago.
I am proficient in the use of qualitative methods of data collection, notably ethnographic field work, participant observation, and interviews.