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Research interests

Underwater Archaeology

Eraly Modern Archaeology

Ports and Harbours Studies

Maritime History

History of science

Enviromental History

Research interests

PhD candidate In FCSH in History-Archaeology. Research Assistant and Researcher fellowship from CHAM to the he thematic line Environmental History and the Sea, in the projects“Ngulu-maza, iguaragua or cow-fish? Local and global natural knowledge productio and diffusion; practices 
and perceptions about marine animals and "History of Whaling n Portugal" 
Team member as researcher of the project CONCHA - Horizon 2020. MSCA-RISE 2017. “The construction of early modern global Cities and oceanic networks in the Atlantic: An approach via Ocean’s Cultural Heritage”, CHAM, FCSH-UNL, coordinator João Paulo Oliveira e Costa. 2018 – 2021.
Team member of UNESCO Chair as researcher and manager of “THE UNESCO CHAIR “THE OCEAN’S CULTURAL HERITAGE”, held by UNL, launched in 2016 having as main research objectives, education and dissemination of tangible and intangible cultural and natural heritage of the sea, led by Professor João Paulo Oliveira e Costa from CHAM.
Team member of the Projecto COST European Cooperation in Science & Technology – Oceans Past Platform (OPP), since March 2016, coordinator Poul Holm, from Trinity College. Dublin. 
The Governance of the Atlantic Ports 14th -21st centuries. International Research Group (Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED). 
STARACO – Research group related with issues of status, differences and colors on the historical construction of “races” and hierarchies in the Atlantic. University of Nante.
BRASPOR Network (REDE BRASPOR), International research group with researcher from Brazil and Portugal related with Environmental history and Maritime landscapes. 
Um Navio Ibérico para o Atlântico: construção naval, vida a bordo e a - escala de Angra nos séculos XVI e XVII".
Scientific coordinator of the recent projects: “The location of the Germain submarine U-581. Sunk in Pico during World War II”. Campo das Cebolas, Lisbon, Urban rehabilitation Project. (2016-2017). EMEL, Lisbon City Hall Project

Education/Academic qualification

Insular and Atlantic History, Master, Universidade dos Açores

1 Oct 200627 Apr 2009

External positions

Direcção Regional da Cultura dos Açores

15 May 200125 Dec 2011

Instituto Português de Arqueologia. CNANS

19961999

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Research Output at NOVA 2011 2018

1 Citation (Scopus)
cultural heritage
Azores
biodiversity
fish
UNESCO

Coastal Geomorphological and Environmental changes as drivers of historical shifts in maritime activities

Brito, C., Abrantes Garcia, A. C., Vieira, N., Ferreira, T. & Aleixo Pinto, C., Dec 2018, Alterações ambientais em perspetiva histórica. Roque, A. C., Melo, C. J. D., Amorim, I., Freitas, O. G. D. & Torrão, M. M. (eds.). CITCEM, p. 209-225 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File

The Unesco chair on the ocean's cultural heritage: a brief note on oceanic history, science and literacy

Brito, C., Carvalho, P. C. S. D., Abrantes Garcia, A. C., Vieira, N., Bettencourt, J. & Costa, J. P. O. E., 2018, Mares e Litorais: Perspetivas transdisciplinares. Roque, A. C., Paula, D. P. D., Dias, J. A., Gonçalves, L. A. A., Fonseca, L. C. D., Rodrigues, M. A. C., Júnior, R. E. P. V. & Pereira, S. D. (eds.). Rio de Janeiro: BRASPOR, p. 33-43 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
UNESCO
literacy
cultural heritage
ocean
history
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New ports of the New world: Angra, Funchal, Port Royal and Bridgetown

Garcia, A. C., 2017, In : International Journal of Maritime History. 29, 1, p. 155-174 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
archaeology
geographical factors
Barbados
Economics
Jamaica

Angra, An Atlantic Seaport in the Seventeenth Century

Garcia, A. C., 2016, Seaports in First Global Age: Portuguese Agents Networks and Interactions (1500-1800). Polónia, A. & Antunes, C. (eds.). Porto: U.Porto Edicões, p. 59-72 13 p. (Estudos/ Ciências Sociais e Humanas 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Prizes

MARINE LEXICON: Bilateral construction of a cross-European thesaurus about early modern marine mammals.

Cristina Maria Ribeiro da Silva Brito (Recipient), Joana Baço (Recipient), Nina Vieira (Recipient), Patrícia Catarina Sanches de Carvalho (Recipient), Ana Catarina Garcia (Recipient) & Anne-Karin Huffthammer (Recipient), 15 Oct 2019

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Thesaurus
Mammals
Cetaceans
Reinforcement
Norway

OPP - Oceans Past Platform

Poul Holm (Recipient), Cristina Brito (Recipient), Nina Vieira (Recipient) & Ana Catarina Abrantes Garcia (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Ocean structures

UNESCO Chair The Ocean's Cultural Heritage

João Paulo Oliveira e Costa (Recipient), Cristina Maria Ribeiro da Silva Brito (Recipient), Patrícia Catarina Sanches de Carvalho (Recipient), Ana Catarina Abrantes Garcia (Recipient), Nina Vieira (Recipient), Carla Alferes Pinto (Recipient), José Bettencourt (Recipient), Joana Baço (Recipient), Isabel Gomes de Almeida (Recipient) & Maria de Fátima Rosa (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

UNESCO
cultural heritage

Activities 2017 2019

  • 4 Participation in workshop, seminar, course
  • 1 Participation in conference

Workshop "Science Dissemination"

Cristina Brito (Organiser), Joana Baço (Organiser), Nina Vieira (Organiser), Patrícia Catarina Sanches de Carvalho (Organiser), Ana Catarina Abrantes Garcia (Organiser)
24 Oct 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

CONCHA 2nd Workshop

Cristina Brito (Organiser), Patrícia Catarina Sanches de Carvalho (Organiser), Nina Vieira (Organiser), Ana Catarina Abrantes Garcia (Organiser), Joana Baço (Organiser), Isa Pais (Organiser), Inês Carvalho (Organiser)
21 Oct 201923 Oct 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

CONCHA 1st Workshop “Crossing seas, Rising islands, Connecting people”

Cristina Brito (Organiser), Patrícia Catarina Sanches de Carvalho (Organiser), Nina Vieira (Organiser), Ana Catarina Abrantes Garcia (Organiser)
Nov 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Primeira Jornada de Investigação do CHAM

Roberta Giannubilo Stumpf (Organiser), Noemi Alfieri (Organiser), Nina Vieira (Organiser), Ana Catarina Garcia (Organiser)
3 Oct 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

III CHAM International conference

Alice Caldeira Cabral Santiago Faria (Organiser), Ana Catarina Abrantes Garcia (Organiser), José António Bettencourt (Organiser), Cristina Brito (Organiser), Francisco Zamora Rodríguez (Organiser), Nunziatella Alessandrini (Organiser), Roberta Giannubilo Stumpf (Organiser)
12 Jul 201715 Jul 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference