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Score of the Doctoral D​efense​​​​

MONDAY, OCTOBER 18th 2021, 15H00, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Economics
Aluno​: Rihab Roger Sawya
Tema: "An Economic Analysis of Revolutions, Voting Behavior and Voter Turnout."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Cláudia Maria Neves Simões  - University of Minho
Members of the Jury​​: ​Doctor Luís Francisco Gomes Dias Aguiar Conraria - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Rodrigo Caldeira de Almeida Martins - University of Coimbra
                                                 Doctor Pedro Miguel Dias Costa Coutinho Magalhães - University of Lisbon
                                                 Doctor Paulo Jorge Reis Mourão - University of Minho
 ​
Result: Good with merit


TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7th 2021, 14H00, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Marketing and Strategy
Student: Raquel Rebouças Almeida Nicolau
Tittle: "When Less Becomes More: Motivations, Meanings and Outcomes of Voluntary Simplicity Adoption."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Cláudia Maria Neves Simões  - University of Minho
Members of the Jury: ​Doctor Maria Teresa Soares Pereira Heath  - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Ana Maria Santos Costa Soares - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Raquel Filipa do Amaral Chambre de Meneses Soares Bastos Moutinho  - University of Porto
                                                 Doctor Filipe Jorge Fernandes Coelho - University of Coimbra
                                                 Doctor Marjan Sara Fonseca Jalali - ISCTE-University Institute of Lisbon
 ​
Result: Very good


FRIDAY, JULY 23rd 2021, 14H00, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Business Administration
Student: Hala Mansour Salman Al Ayed
Tittle: "Human Resources Management Practices and Challenges: A Quantitative Study of HR Managers’ Perceptions of Jordanian Workers and Syrian Refugees in Jordanian Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs)."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Lúcia Maria Portela Lima Rodrigues  - University of Minho
Members of the Jury: ​Doctor Teresa Carla Trigo Oliveira  - University of Coimbra
                                                 Doctor Luísa Helena Ferreira Pinto - University of Porto
                                                 Doctor Maria de Fátima Jorge, Professor  - University of Évora
                                                 Doctor Carolina Feliciana Sá Cunha Machado - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Regina Maria Oliveira Leite - University of Minho
 ​
Result: Good with merit


THURSDAY, MAY 20th 2021, 14H30, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Accounting
Student: Wilde Gomes Araújo
Tittle: "A aula do comércio como instrumento de difusão do pensamento contábil no Brasil."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Manuel José da Rocha Armada  - University of Minho
Members of the Jury: ​Doctor Doutora Esther Fidalgo Cerviño  - Complutense University of Madrid
                                                 Doctor Maria João Martins Ferreira Major - University Institute of Lisbon
                                                 Doctor Fernanda Maria Monteiro Leão  - Polytechnic Institute of Porto
                                                 Doctor Delfina Rosa da Rocha Gomes - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Carlos Alberto da Silva Menezes - University of Minho
 ​
Result: Good with merit


MONDAY, MARCH 22nd 2021, 14H30, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Business Administration
Student: José Manuel Machado Fernandes
Tittle: "Fatores críticos de sucesso na adoção do novo regulamento geral de proteção de dados em instituições de ensino superior."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Lúcia Maria Portela Lima Rodrigues - University of Minho
Members of the Jury​​: ​Doctor Maria João Ferreira Nicolau dos Santos  - University of Lisbon
                                                 Doctor Henrique José da Rocha O’Neill  - University Institute of Lisbon
                                                 Doctor Teresa Carla Trigo Oliveira  - University of Coimbra
                                                 Doctor José João Correia Leite Ribeiro - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Carolina Feliciana Sá Cunha Machado - University of Minho
 ​
Result: Very good​


THURSDAY, MARCH 11th 2021, 15H00, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Political Science and International Relations
Student: Alarico da Costa Ximenes
Tittle: "Geopolítica de Timor-Leste no Sudoeste Asiático: Estratégia de Hedging de TimorLeste vis-à-vis a Austrália e a Indonésia."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Laura Ferreira-Pereira - University of Minho
Members of the Jury​​: ​Doctor Laura Ferreira-Pereira  - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Francisco Proença Garcia - Catholic University 
                                                 Doctor Nuno Canas Mendes  - University of Lisbon
                                                 Doctor José António Passos Palmeira  - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Jorge Tavares  - University of Aveiro
 ​
Result: Good


MONDAY, JANUARY 25th 2020, 14H30, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Administrative Science
Student​: Alexandra Suzana Abreu de Faria Carvalho Roeger
Title: "Public Policies in the Water Sector: Water Safety Plans as Tools For Risk Assessment."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Joaquim Filipe Ferraz Esteves Araújo - University of Minho
Members of the Jury​​​​: ​Doctor Nuno Ferreira da Cruz - London School of Economics and Political Science
                                                 Doctor Maria Teresa Fidelis da Silva - University of  Aveiro
                                                 Doctor Rui Ferreira dos Santos - NOVA University of Lisbon
                                                 Doctor António Fernando Freitas Tavares - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Miguel Ângelo Vilela Rodrigues - University of Minho
 ​
Result: Very Good


THURSDAY, JANUARY 14th 2020, 09H30, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Economics
Student​: Luís Carlos de Sousa Sá
Title: "Essays on Hospital behaviour and Regulation."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Luís Francisco gomes Dias Aguiar Conraria - University of Minho
Members of the Jury​​: ​Doctor Robert Nuscheler - University of Augsburg
                                                 Doctor Pedro Pita Barros - NOVA University of Lisbon
                                                 Doctor Ricardo Landeiro de Sousa Gonçalves -  Católica Porto Business School
                                                 Doctor Odd Rune Straume - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Rosa Branca Silva Villas Boas Esteves - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Paula Alexandra Correia Veloso Veiga Benesch - University of Minho
 
ResultVery good


FRIDAY, DECEMBER 18th 2020, 15H00, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Political Science and International Relations
Student​: Catarina Isabel Pereira e Silva
Title: "The Euroscepticism within Political Groups of the Post 2008 European Parliament."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Joaquim Filipe Esteves Ferraz de Araújo - University of Minho
Members of the Jury​​: ​Doctor Laura Cristina Ferreira-Pereira - University of  Minho
                                                 Doctor André Freire - University Institute of Lisbon
                                                 Doctor Isabel Maria Estrada Carvalhais -  University of  Minho
                                                 Doctor António Costa Pinto - University of Lisbon - ICS
                                                 Doctor Marco Lisi - NOVA University of Lisbon
 
ResultVery good


TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15th 2020, 14H00, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Administrative Sciences
Student​: Vanessa de Souza Fraga
Title: "Os Determinantes da Predisposição para Policy Change Participativa: O Papel da Sobrecarga Administrativa e Participação Cidadã na Política de Segurança Social."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Joaquim Filipe Esteves Ferraz de Araújo - University of Minho
Members of the Jury​​: ​Doctor Sílvia Maria Vale Mendes Camões - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor António Fernando Freitas Tavares, - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Maria Fernanda Maria Duarte Nogueira - University of Lisbon - ICS
                                                 Doctor Gregório Jean Vasvakis Rados - Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brasil
                                                 Doctor Patrícia Catarina de Sousa e Silva - University of Aveiro
 
Result: Good


WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 9th 2020, 10H00, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Marketing and Strategy
Student​: Vanda Noémi Veréb
Title: "The effect of fear and the cosmopolitan value system reflected in the travellers' perception of destination image and travel decision-making."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Cláudia Maria Neves Simões - University of Minho
Members of the Jury​​: ​Doctor João Manuel de Frias Viegas de Frias Proença - University of  Porto
                                                 Doctor Filipe Jorge Fernandes Coelho - University of Coimbra
                                                 Doctor Maria Teresa Soares Pereira Heath - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Raquel Filipa do Amaral Chambre de Meneses Soares Bastos - University of Porto
                                                 Doctor Ana Maria Santos Costa Soares - University of Minho 
                                                 Doctor Helena Cristina Rocha Figueiredo Pereira Marques Nobre - University of Aveiro
 
ResultVery good


WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 2nd 2020, 09H30, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Business Administration
Student​: Graciete Andreia Soares da Costa
Title: "A investigação em Contabilidade e a sua relação com o Ensino e a Prática da Contabilidade em Portugal."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Lúcia Maria Lima RodriguesUniversity of Minho
Members of the Jury​: ​Doctor Isabel Maria Estima Costa Lourenço - University Institute of Lisbon
                                                 Doctor Manuel Emílio Mota de Almeida Delgado Castelo Branco - University of Porto
​​                                                 Doctor Maria do Céu Ferreira Gaspar Alves - University of Beira Interior
                                                 Doctor Maria Filomena Pregueiro Antunes Brás - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Lídia Cristina Alves Morais Oliveira - University of Minho

Result: Very good


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 17th 2020, 10H00, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Marketing and Strategy
Student: Marco Edgar Sousa Escadas
Title: "From sufficient to necessary: the integrated role of emotions on consumer ethical decision making."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Cláudia Maria Neves Simões - University of Minho
Members of the Jury​: ​Doctor Carlos Henrique Figueiredo e Melo de Brito - University Portucalense
                                                 Doctor Marjan sara Fonseca Jalali - University Institute of Lisbon
​​                                                 Doctor Arnaldo Fernandes Matos Coelho - Universty of Coimbra
                                                 Doctor Ana Paula Rodrigues - University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro
                                                 Ana Maria do Santos Costa Soares - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Beatriz Graça Luz Casais  - University of Minho

Result: Very good


WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16th 2020, 14H30, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Economics
Student​: Mustapha Olalekan Ojo
Title: "Comovement of yield curves and international macroeconomic variables: a wavelet approach."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Odd Rune Straume - University of Minho
Members of the Jury​: ​Doctor João Alberto Sousa Andrade - University of Coimbra
​​                                                 Doctor Manuel Mota Freitas Martins - University of Porto
                                                 Doctor Mara Teresa da Silva Madaleno - University of Aveiro
                                                 Doctor Luís Francisco Gomes Dias Aguiar Conraria - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Cristina Alexandra Oliveira Amado  - University of Minho

Result: Good with merit


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 3rd 2020, 14H30, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Accounting
Student​: Helena Maria da Costa Oliveira
Title: "The balanced scorecard and bureaucracy in the hospital environment: a portuguese case study."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Manuel José da Rocha Armada - University of Minho
Members of the Jury​: Doctor Lúcia Lima Rodrigues - University of Minho
​​                                                 Doctor Maria do Céu Ferreira Gaspar Alves - University of  Beira Interior
                                                 Doctor Isabel Maria Correia da Cruz - University of Coimbra
                                                 Doctor Anabela Martins Silva - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Patrícia Rodrigues Quesado  - Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave

Result: Very good


THURSDAY, JULY 30th 2020, 14H30, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020​​​​​​
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Economics
Student: Kayode Olugbenga Taiwo
Title: "Fiscal Decentralisation, Integovernmental Transfers, and Human Development."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Odd Rune Straume - University of Minho
Members of the Jury​: ​Doctor Ivo Bischoff - Kassel University - Alemanha)
​​                                                 Doctor Santiago Lago-Peñas - University of Vigo
                                                 Doctor Ana Paula Catarino Barreira - University of Algarve
                                                 Doctor Linda Rosa Fonseca Gonçalves Veiga - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Paulo Jorge Reis Mourão - University of Minho

Result:​ Good with merit


THURSDAY, JULY 23rd 2020, 14H30, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020​​​​​​
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Administrative Science
Student: Martina Rupidara Gomes
Title: "A Autonomia do Poder Local em Timor-Leste Após a Independência."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Laura Cristina Ferreira-Pereira - University of Minho
Members of the Jury​: ​Doctor Joaquim Filipe Ferraz Esteves Araújo - University of Minho
​​                                                 Doctor Sílvia Maria Vale Mendes Camões - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Filipe José Casal Teles Nunes - University of Aveiro
                                                 Doctor Ana Maria Santos - University of Lisbon
                                                 Doctor Cláudia Cristina Silva Costa - Polytechnic Institute of Bragança)


 Result: Good with merit


MONDAY, JUNE 22nd 2020, 14H00, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020​​​​​​

 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Business Administration
Student: Laura Ufuoma Dumuje
Title: "Indigenous Companies in Nigeria’s Oil Sector: Stages, Opportunities, and Obstacles Regarding Corporate Social Responsibility."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor Maria do Céu Ribeiro Cortez - University of Minho
Members of the Jury​: ​Doctor Maria João Ferreira Nicolau dos Santos - University of Lisboa
​​                                                 Doctor Ana Margarida Madureira Simaens - UniversityInstitute of Lisbon
                                                 Doctor Maria de Fátima Nunes Jorge Oliveira - University of Évora
                                                 Doctor Maria Emília Pereira Fernandes - University of Minho
                                                 Doctor Regina Maria Oliveira Leite - University of Minho

Result: Very good with merit  


​​​​​​​FRIDAY, APRIL 24th 2020, 14H30, according to Ruling RT-32/2020 of 21 March 2020​​​
 ​​​
Ph. D Programme in Economics
Student: Tânia Cristina do Cima Gonçalves
Title: "Consumer preferences for wine: an application of discrete choice experiments."
              
President of the Jury: Doctor José António Cadima Ribeiro - University of Minho
Members of the Jury​: ​Doctor Maria Loureiro Garcia - University of S​antiago de Compostela
​​                                                 Doctor João Fernandes Rebelo - University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro
                                                 Doctor Lina Sofia Lourenço Gomes - University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro
                                                 Doctor Marieta Alexandra Moreira Matos Valente - University of Minho

Result: Very good​


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