Ana Cristina Costa
Teacher and Researcher in Lisboa, Portugal
Ana Cristina Costa is Assistant Professor at the NOVA Information Management School (NOVA IMS), Universidade Nova de Lisboa. Currently, she is the Coordinator of the Teaching Quality Assurance System. She has a Ph.D. in Engineering Sciences (Technical University of Lisbon). The main scientific research area is geostatistics, particularly the modelling of spatial and temporal phenomena. She has more than forty refereed scientific publications, including articles in international journals and conference proceedings. Ana Costa has lectured over a dozen short courses in statistics topics, as well as courses on SAS System programming. She collaborated in several research and development projects, both national and international, and she coordinated the GSIMCLI research project (PTDC/GEO-MET/4026/2012) funded by Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT, Portuguese Science Foundation).