School of Earth and Environmental Sciences


Ines Pereira

  • Role Title: PhD Researcher
  • Address: School of Earth and Environmental Sciences Burnaby Building Burnaby Rd Portsmouth P01 3QL
  • Telephone: 023 9284 2257
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  • Department: School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • Faculty: Science


- 2012-2015: Science communicator and junior researcher in Estremoz Science Centre (Portugal) – management and development of scientific activities from primary school students to undergraduate students

- 2011-2014: MSc in Space, Atmosphere and Earth Sciences – Geological Processes, School of Geosciences, University of Evora, Portugal (part-time)

- MSc Thesis: Petrology and Geochemistry of migmatites and granitoids from the Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo - Rio Águeda sector: lithological and structural evolution on the Juzbado – Penalva de Castelo shear zone context (Portugal).

- 2010-2011: Assistant Researcher in the project Recent evolution of Portuguese W coast estuaries: high resolution studies from marshes geological record. (WesTLog) – sedimentological and geochemical analyses recovery and        interpretation.

- 2009-2010: Erasmus programme development in University Complutense of Madrid, full-year training

- 2006-2010: 4-year BSc in Geology, Faculty of Sciences at the University of Lisbon, Portugal

Teaching Responsibilities

Demonstrator at Level 4: Mineralogy and Crystallography; Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology


- Evolution of plate tectonics

- Archean geodynamics

- Rutile assessment

- Geothermobarometry

- Geochronology