Luís Manuel dos Anjos Ferreira
Full Professor at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine – 2000 to present day.
Vice-Rector of Universidade de Lisboa – 2015 to present day.
Vice-Rector of the Technical University of Lisbon – four-year term of 2007/2011.
President of the Department of Animal Production and Food Safety at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine – January 2012 to December 2013.
Member of the Taguspark Scientific and Technological Council – 2009 to present day.
Co-founder of the biotechnology company NZYtech, Genes and Enzymes – 2008.
President of the Scientific Council for Natural Sciences – Biology and Biotechnology, at the Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnlologia (FCT) – 2004 to 2007.
Pro-Rector of the Technical University of Lisbon – 1999 to 2001.
Vice-President of the Management Board at the Faculty of Architecture (Technical University of Lisbon) – 2000 to 2001.
President of the Pedagogical Council at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (Technical Univeristy of Lisbon) – 1997 to 1998.
'Licenciatura' Degree (BSc Degree) in Veterinary Medicine at the Technical University of Lisbon’s Faculty of Veterinary Medicine – 1983.
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Degree from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom – 1992. (Equivalent to the Technical University of Lisbon’s Doctorate in Veterinary Sciences, specialization in Nutrition.)
Aggregation Title from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (Technical Univeristy of Lisbon) – 1998.
Author/co-author of over 80 published works in book chapters and scientific magazines indexed in ISI Web of Knowledge.
Area of professional and academic interest: Animal Nutrition and Food; Biotechnology.
Research area: Animal food. Molecular mechanisms of cell wall component degradation in plant cells.
Advisor of 6 Post-Doc students.
Advisor of about 12 master’s thesis and 5 doctoral thesis.
Guest speaker in several scientific gatherings (Congresses, Conferences, e.t.c.)