8. Research Activity

Identifiers

CiênciaVitae: 991B-FB8B-840C

Lattes: 3959801420263109

ORCID: 0000-0003-2444-9905

Scopus: 55933015500

Networks and Repositories

Academia.edu: https://coimbra.academia.edu/SérgioDiasBranco

Estudo Geral: https://estudogeral.uc.pt/cris/rp/rp20123

Humanities Commons: https://hcommons.org/members/sdiasbranco

Research Gate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Sergio-Branco-2

Areas of Specialisation

Film and Television Studies; Philosophy; Religious Studies; Theology; Working-Class Studies.

Positions

2019-. Research collaborator at Nova Institute of Philosophy - Nova University of Lisbon.

2019-. Research collaborator at the Research Centre for Theology and Religious Studies - Catholic University of Portugal.

2019-. Researcher at the Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies - University of Coimbra.

2019. Research visitor. Aquinas Institute, Blackfriars Hall, University of Oxford, 26-27 Sept.

2017-18. Research collaborator at Centre for 20th Century Interdisciplinary Studies - University of Coimbra.

2017-18. Researcher at Nova Institute of Philosophy - Nova University of Lisbon.

2014-16. Researcher at the Centre for 20th Century Interdisciplinary Studies - University of Coimbra.

2010-13. Researcher at the Institute for Philosophy of Language - Nova University of Lisbon.

2009. Research collaborator at the Institute for Philosophy of Language - Nova University of Lisbon.

Coordination

2022-. Co-coordinator of the GT Cinema e Materialidades (WG Film and Materialities). Association of Moving Image Researchers.

2020-23. Co-coordinator of the research line “Image and Alterity” of the research group “Art Trends and Intellectual Movements.” Centre for 20th Century Interdisciplinary Studies - University of Coimbra.

2019-21. Co-coordinator of the research group “Art Trends and Intellectual Movements.” Centre for 20th Century Interdisciplinary Studies - University of Coimbra.

2017. Coordinator of the research line “Cinema:Theory/Practice.” Centre for 20th Century Interdisciplinary Studies - University of Coimbra.

Projects

2022-. Researcher for the network “COREnet: Connecting Theory and Practical Issues of Migration and Religious Diversity” (CA20107), coord. Milda Alisauskiene. COST - European Cooperation in Science and Technology.

2020-. Coordinator of the network “FID: Film and Interreligious Dialogue”. Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies - University of Coimbra.

2020-. Researcher for the project “Common Home and New Ways of Living Interculturally: Public Theology and Ecology of Culture in Pandemic Times”, coord. Alex Villas Boas. Research Centre for Theology and Religious Studies - Catholic University of Portugal.

2019-20. Vice-coordinator of the project “À Margem do Cinema Português: Estudos sobre o Cinema Afrodescendente Produzido em Portugal” [“At the Margin of Portuguese Cinema: Studies on the African Descent Cinema Produced in Portugal”] (no. 217381). Centre for 20th Century Interdisciplinary Studies - University of Coimbra, with financial support from the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation.

2009-13. Researcher for the project “Film and Philosophy: Mapping an Encounter” (PTDC/FIL - FIL/098143/2008), coord. João Mário Grilo. Nova Institute of Philosophy, with financial support from the Foundation for Science and Technology.

Groups

2022-. Member of the GT Cinema e Materialidades (WG Film and Materialities). Association of Moving Image Researchers.

2008-20. Member of the film criticism group “The Magnifying Class,” coord. Andrew Klevan. University of Oxford.