Teacher of communication and advertising at ULHT, since 2001, Cristina Santos has a PHD in sociology (ISCTE-IUL), in the area of consumption, and a master's degree in communication, culture and technology (ISCTE-IUL), having several formations in areas linked to creativity (Produções Fictícias).
Conducted several research workshops at CIES (ISCTE-IUL), she is a researcher at CICANT (Center for Research in Applied Communication, Culture and New Technologies), leading the project: 'Determining factors in the construction of the identity of young adults through the consumption of clothing and footwear brands'. She is responsible for the communication of the European research project 'NANOGUARD2AR', having published several articles (with referees) and presented papers at various national and international congresses.
2015: PhD in Sociology. ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa. Portugal.
2006: Master’s Degree.Communication, Culture and Information Technologies. ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa. Portugal.
1999: Bachelor's Degree. Culture and Communication Sciences. Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias.