Maria Teresa Amado Pinto Correia

Maria Teresa Amado Pinto Correia

Landscape Dynamics and Management, Integrated in MED
Landscape Dynamics and Management
Integrated in MED

About

Teresa Pinto-Correia is a Geographer (Portugal), with a MsC in Environmental Management (Belgium)and a PhD in Landscape Ecology (Denmark). Full Professor at the University of Évora. Director of the MED - Mediterranean Institute of Agriculture,  Environment and Development (www.med.uevora.pt), coordinator of the Associate Laboratory CHANGE – Global Change and Sustainability Institute. Vice-Chair of the Mission Board on Soil Health and Food,  Horizon Europe. Member of the Nacional Council on Science, Technology  and Innovation. Teresa’s team,  LABscape, is an internationally competitive team applying a systems approach in rural geography, landscape ecology and management, farming systems and public goods provisioning, and processes of knowledge co-contruction. Involved in 18 European projects and coordinator of one H2020. 130 per-reviewed publications, including authorship of a book in Cambridge University Press, 2018, and one in Routledge, 2021.

Present Research
  • Agri-environment
  • governance mechanisms
  • Silvo-pastoral systems
  • Knowledge based policy
  • Policy mechanisms
  • Rural landscapes
Research Interests
  • Governance
  • Landscape
  • Public Policy
  • Land Use Dynamics
  • Mediterranean
  • Farming Systems

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Thematic lines to which I contribute:
Montado & Forest Systems
Governance & Development
Olive Groves & Olive Oil
Irrigated Agriculture
Sustainable Crop Production
Mediterranean Food & Diet

Publications & Patents

Publication

Projects

Project Funding Lead Institution Role Start End Scope
NEWBIE - New Entrant netWork: Business models for Innovation, entrepreneurship and resilience in European agriculture European Commission | Horizon 2020 (CEWP 2018-2020 (China-Europe Water Platform) Stichting Wageningen Research (Netherlands) MED Representative 2018-01-01 2021-12-31 Internacional
TRUST - Estratégias de Inovação Social em Transições para a Sustentabilidade FCT Instituto Superior Técnico para a Investigação e o Desenvolvimento MED Representative 2018-01-01 2022-03-01 Internacional
MOVING – MOuntain Valorisation through INterconnectedness and Green growth European Commission - H2020 Program Universidad de Cordoba MED Representative 2020-09-01 2024-08-31 Internacional
Agricultura Familiar - Conhecimento. Organização e Linhas Estratégicas Portugal 2020 - PDR 2020 Minha Terra - Federação Portuguesa de Associações e Desenvolvimento Local MED Representative 2019-10-01 2022-01-18 Nacional
CHANGE - Instituto para as Alterações Globais e Sustentabilidade FCT - Concurso para Atribuição do Estatuto e Financiamento de Laboratórios Associados (LA) Universidade de Évora MED Representative 2021-01-01 2025-12-31 Nacional
DIVINFOOD - Co-constructing interactive short and mid-tier food chains to value agrobiodiversity in healthy plantbased Food European Commission - H2020 Program INRA MED Representative 2021-07-08 2027-02-28 Nacional
INOVMontado - Assistência Técnica - Rede Rural Nacional Portugal 2020 - PDR 2020 Associação de Criadores de Porco Alentejano MED Representative 2017-01-31 2020-12-21 Nacional
RESCHEDULE - RESilient to Climate CHange Extremes MeDiterranean AgricUltural Systems: LEveraging the Power of Soil Health and Associated Microbiota European Commission - PRIMA Tecnhnical University of Crete(Grécia) MED Representative 2021-06-01 2024-05-31 Internacional
SALSA - Small farms. small food businesses and sustainable food security European Commission - H2020 Program Universidade de Évora MED Representative 2016-04-01 2020-03-31 Internacional
Strengthening social capital in rural communities for rural development European Commission - ERASMUS + Uluslararasi Tarimsal Egitim Merkezi Mudurlugu (ANKARA) (Turquia) Participant 2020-12-31 2022-12-30 Internacional
SCIEVER - Science for Everyone - Sustainability and Inclusion European Commission - Horizon Europe Universidade de Lisboa(Portugal) MED Representative 2022-04-01 2024-01-31 Nacional
SOLO - Soils for Europe European Commission - Horizon Europe Universität Leipzig(Alemanha) Participant 2022-12-01 2027-11-30 Internacional
Verão com Ciência 2022 - MED FCT - Apoio Especial \\\"Verão com Ciência\\\" Universidade de Évora MED Representative 2022-01-01 2022-12-31 Nacional
SOLVO – SOLuções baseadas em cobertura do solo com mulch e biochar procedentes de resíduos do lagar para reverter processos de desertificação nos oliVais do MediterrâneO. FCT - Projetos de IC&DT em todos os Domínios Científicos - 2022 Universidade de Évora Participant 2023-01-01 2025-12-31 Nacional
Agenda Mobilizadora: Driving Sustainable Growth Through Smart Innovation (Vine and Wine Portugal) Gran Cruz Porto-Sociedade Comercial de Vinhos Lda Participant 2022-07-22 2025-12-31 Nacional
SYNAGRI - Developing synergies between the bioeconomy and regional food systems for a sustainable future Research Council of Norway Stiftelsen ruralis(Noruega) Participant 2021-11-01 2024-11-30 Internacional
Montados net-zero - Redes de inovação para aumentar resiliência e progredir para a neutralidade carbónica nos espaços rurais do Sul PRR - Projetos I&D+I – Revitalização das zonas rurais Universidade de Évora MED Representative 2023-04-01 2025-09-30 Nacional