The public discussion of the PhD. thesis in Industrial & Systems Engineering of the Ergonomics & Human Factors researcher Anna Sophia Moraes (Brasil) was held today, the 2nd June 2017.
The presentation of the doctoral thesis entitled “The activity and the design of work artifacts: The contribution of Ergonomics” (original title: A atividade e a conceção dos artefactos de trabalho: contribuições da Ergonomia) was followed by a discussion with the examiners. After the discussion, the examination board decided to consider the candidate as being unanimously approved with the maximum mention of “Very Good”.
The picture above includes all the member of the jury and the candidate (from left to right): Prof. Liliana Cunha, U Porto (external examiner), Prof. Pedro Arezes, UMinho (supervisor), the candidate Anna Sophia Moraes, Prof. Isabel Lopes Nunes, FCT U Nova de Lisboa (external examiner), Prof. José Teixeira (President of the jury), and Prof. Paula Carneiro, UMinho (internal examiner).
The E&HF group congratulates the new PhD. holder, Anna Sophia Moraes, and her family, as well as her supervisors (Pedro Arezes and Ricardo Vasconcelos), for this success and wish all the best for her career.