José Carvalho has a degree in Teaching Portuguese and French languages, specializing in educational resources and a postgraduate degree in Information Systems from the University of Minho. He collaborated in the early stages of the Institutional Repository (RepositóriUM) at the University of Minho and in the project Bumerang, a peer-to-peer application for knowledge sharing. He collaborates at the e-Learning Center at TecMinho as coach and manager of educational technology to support e-learning and m-Learning, and was also involved in the creation of an open repository of educational content. Since July 2008, José works on the Open Access Projects Office at the University of Minho being project manager of RCAAP project, the national open access initiative in Portugal, and participating in FP7 projects, NECOBELAC, FOSTER, and H2020 project OpenAIRE2020. He also integrates international interest groups: COAR usage data group and the DSpace User Group.
Language(s): Portuguese (PT), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR)
Institution: University of Minho