Sílvia Mendes Camões is an Associate Professor with Habilitation at the School of Economics and Management of University of Minho and an integrated Member of the Research Center in Political Science (CICP) of the same institution.
As a researcher and professor, her work intersects within the areas of Public Administration, Public Policy and Political Behavior. Sílvia teaches curricular units such as Political Process Theory, Political Evaluation, Administrative Theory and Research Methodology to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd cycles of Public Administration, Political Science and Administrative Sciences courses.
Public Policy Design, Process, and Evaluation
Criminal Justice Policy
Juvenile Delinquent Policy
Police Behavior and legitimacy
Trust in Police
Accountability in Public Administration
After-school time use of urban adolescents: Effects on achievement, problem behaviors, and happiness