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Ilídio André P. M. Costa
Outreach Unit

226 089 835


Ciência Vitae

Biographic Notes
He has a degree in Biology-Geology (teaching), a Master in Astronomy Teaching and a Ph.D. in Teaching and Dissemination of Sciences, all from the Faculty of Science of the University of Porto. He is a middle and high school teacher but in the recent years was deployed to Centro de Astrofísica da Universidade do Porto: Porto Planetarium – Ciência Viva Center. Furthermore, he is an author of textbooks on Natural Sciences, teacher trainer (initial and continuing training programs). More recently, a researcher at the Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço. His research areas of interest are citizen science, science education and communication, professional development, and pedagogic practice for elementary, middle, and high school grades.

Lastest publications at IA (or with IA Researchers)I. A. Costa, R. S. S. C. Reis, E. M. P. S. Moreira, 2023,
Science communication through astronomy education: The creation, implementation, and assessment of Porto Planetarium’s science education strategy,
Communicating Astronomy with the Public, 33, 24
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I. A. Costa, C. Morais, M. J. P. F. G. Monteiro, 2022,
Citizen science through schools: the importance of interpersonal relationships,
Cuadernos.info, 52, 113 - 135
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I. A. Costa, 2022,
Comunicação de Ciência, sem dúvida(s)!,
Revista de Ciência Elementar, 10
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Ilídio André P. M. Costa
Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade de Coimbra
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia COMPETE 2020 PORTUGAL 2020 União Europeia