Sónia Rafael


Assistant Professor in the area of ​​Communication Design at the Faculdade de Belas-Artes, U. Lisbon (FBAUL). Collaborates with the Faculdade de Arquitetura, U. Lisbon  (FAUL) in the area of ​​Interaction Design. 
Has a PhD in Communication Design (FBAUL),a Master's Degree inCommunication, Culture and Information Technologies from the Instituto do Trabalho e da Empresa (ISCTE) and a Degree in Communication Design from FBAUL. 
Investigator at ITI – Interactive Technologies Institute / LARSyS of Instituto Superior Técnico,U. Lisbon(IST).She was a Fellow of the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT). Integrates research projects in Communication Design, HCI, Interaction Design, UX / UI. 
She is also a designer and has developedprofessional activity as designer and creative director in ateliers and national and international companies.