Prof. Dr. Rosa Vasconcelos
Born in 1961, holds a Ph.D. on Textile Engineering obtained at University of Minho in 1993. She is Associate Professor at Department of Textile Engineering in the School of Engineering of University of Minho where she teaches courses on Spinning and Research Methodology in undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. She is also involved in research projects in the area of optimization and quality control in Textile industry. In the pedagogical area the focus is in the study of methodologies and Techniques for enhancement the success in Engineering Courses. She has supervised several master and doctoral dissertations. She is author of several scientific publications presented at international conferences and published in scientific and technical journals. He is the co-author of a book in Portuguese on information systems planning. Since December 1996 is the President of Engineering Courses . Director of the Engineering Textile Master . Member of several groups for the study of teaching/learning methodologies in Engineering Education.