Lisandra Marina Da Rocha Meneses

https://www.etis.ee/CV/Lisandra_Meneses/est
4.12.1991
lisandra.meneses@emu.ee

Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
23.09.2019–...   
University of Southern Queensland (Australia), Visiting PhD student (1,00)
01.11.2017–...   
Estonian University of Life Sciences, Institute of Technology, Chair of Biosystems Engineering, Nooremteadur (1,00)
01.09.2016–...   
Eesti Maaülikool, Tehnikainstituut, Biomajandustehnoloogia õppetool, Doktorant (1,00)
25.02.2019–30.06.2019   
University of Borås (Sweden), Visiting PhD student (1,00)
05.07.2018–13.08.2018   
University of Guelph, Ridgetown Campus (Canada), Visiting PhD student (1,00)
11.01.2016–31.08.2016   
GEAI (NGO), Nooremteadur (1,00)
03.08.2015–03.12.2015   
Eesti Maaülikool, Tehnikainstituut, Energeetika osakond, Trainee (Estonia) (1,00)
01.12.2014–30.06.2015   
Association for Science and Development of the Azores, Organizational Manager (Portugal) (1,00)
01.04.2014–30.11.2014   
Portuguese Association for Regional Development, Organizational Manager (Portugal) (1,00)
25.02.2014–28.03.2014   
Engineering Services and Environmental Consulting (SEECOA), Technical Director (Angola) (1,00)
01.01.2013–21.02.2014   
Portuguese Association for Regional Development, Organizational Manager (Portugal) (1,00)
16.07.2012–16.08.2012   
Electricity of the Azores, Trainee (Portugal) (1,00)
01.06.2007–30.06.2007   
Quatro Ribeiras Parish Council, Trainee (Portugal) (1,00)
 
 
Haridustee
01.09.2016–...   
PhD student, Engineering Sciences, Estonian University of Life Sciences (Estonia)
09.09.2012–01.09.2014   
MSc, University of the Azores (Portugal)
09.09.2012–28.01.2014   
Post-graduate studies (specialised higher education), University of the Azores (Portugal)
08.11.2009–24.12.2012   
BSc, University of the Azores (Portugal)
11.09.2006–31.07.2009   
Secondary School (Portugal)
 
 
Teadusorganisatsiooniline ja -administratiivne tegevus
2017−...   
Assistant Editor of the journal Agronomy Research (Estonia)
2017−...   
Member of the Organizing Committee of International Scientific Conference Biosystems Engineering (Estonia)
2015−2015   
Member of the Organizing Committee of Conference: Sustainable Growth, Dignified Employment and Businesses (Organized with European Parliament Information Office in Portugal)
2013−2015   
Member of the Organizing Committee of Congress of Science and Development of the Azores (Portugal)
2013−2014   
Member of the Organizing Committee of the Scientific Workshop The Youth and the Labor Market (Portugal)
2013−2013   
Member of the Scientific Committee of the Scientific Workshop The Youth and the Labor Market (Portugal)
2013−2014   
Member of the Pedagogic Commission of the Master degree in Management and Nature Conservation, University of the Azores (Portugal)
 
 
Teenistuskäigu lisainfo
Course taught
Biomass to biofuels and biogas (2017/2018)
Biomass to biofuels and biogas (2019/2020);

Language Test
Jan 2016: TOEFL, Test of English as a Foreign Language, Educational Testing Service (Ireland);

Courses and trainings:
June 2019: 2nd PhD summer school and executive training on solid waste management, National Technical University of Athens (Heraklion, Greece)
Sept 2018: Summer School Zelcor "Zero waste biorefineries: Technical advances and sustainability assessment”, Wageningen University & Research (Netherlands)
July 2018: Worker Health and Safety Awareness Training (online module), University of Guelph (Canada)
July 2018: Laboratory Safety - Summer 2018 (online module), University of Guelph (Canada)
July 2018: Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (online module), University of Guelph (Canada)
Nov 2017: Wood Biology and Biotechnology, PhD course, Umeå University (Sweden)
June 2017: Introduction to Environmental Governance e-learning, 3 hours, United Nations Institute for Training and Research
Nov 2016: International Timber Harvesting, Msc course, University of Helsinki (Finland)
June 2016: A Review of Hybrid Renewable/Alternative Energy Systems for Electric Power Generation e-learning, The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, USA
Aug 2015: Estonian Intensive Language Course, Estonian University of Life Sciences (Estonia)
Apr 2015: Professional certification - Trainer of Trainers, 90 Hours, Competir Açores - Formação e Serviços (Portugal)
Sept 2014: Accounting - ELEVATION Business Suite e-learning, 17 Hours, Primavera Business Software Solutions SA (Portugal)
Sept 2013: Advanced Methods in Regional Analysis, ERASMUS course, Aberystwyth University (Wales, UK)
Nov 2012: Environmental Management, 30 Hours, Learn4u Consultoria Lda (Portugal);

Volunteer Experience (Poverty Alleviation):
July 2017: Campaign Volunteer, Caritas Internationalis (Portugal)
Marc 2012−Aug 2015: Campaign Volunteer and Volunteer Administrative Assistant, Banco Alimentar Contra a Fome (Portugal);

Consultancy Services:
Jan 2014: Environmental Impact Assessment of a plywood factory in Cachiungo-Huambo. Topics: climate, water resources and air quality (Angola)
Mar 2014: Project for inspection of cleaning and collection of solid wastes in Baía Farta-Benguela (Angola)
2013: Tomaz Dentinho, Lisandra Meneses and Mário Fortuna - Preliminary study for the requalification of the front sea of Horta city (Q Analysis of the stakeholders' statements) (Portugal);

Other managerial and administrative work:
Nov 2014−July 2015: Administrative of a Youth Group (Portugal)
Sept 2013: Vice-President of a Polling Station (Portugal);

Memberships:
Since Jan 2015: Member of the Center for Disabilities (CAD) (Portugal)
Jan 2013−June 2015: Member of the Group for Sustainable Regional Development (Portugal);

Kvalifikatsioon

 
 
Teaduspreemiad ja tunnustused
2017, Lisandra Marina Da Rocha Meneses, Scholarship: "Higher education specialization scholarships in clever fields of development", Estonian University of Life Sciences (Estonia)
2015, Lisandra Marina Da Rocha Meneses, Selected for the project EWA – Empowering young women in entrepreneurship and affairs (Viterbo, Italy)
2005, Lisandra Marina Da Rocha Meneses, Selected for the VII Session of Youth Parliament (Azores, Portugal)
 
 
Teadustöö põhisuunad
VALDKOND: 1. Bio- ja keskkonnateadused; 1.12. Bio- ja keskkonnateadustega seotud uuringud, näiteks biotehnoloogia, molekulaarbioloogia, rakubioloogia, biofüüsika, majandus- ja tehnoloogiauuringud; CERCS ERIALA: P330 Bioenergeetika
VALDKOND: 4. Loodusteadused ja tehnika; 4.16. Biotehnoloogia (loodusteadused ja tehnika); CERCS ERIALA: T490 Biotehnoloogia
 
 
Lisainfo
Supervised bachelor dissertations

Guilherme Atouguia, Bachelor's Diploma, 2018, (sup) Antonio Felix Flores Rodrigues; Lisandra Marina da Rocha Meneses, Anaerobic digestion of samples from different stages of bioethanol production process, University of the Azores (Portugal), Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Publikatsioonid

Klass
Aasta
Publikatsioon
 
1.1.
2019
1.1.
2019
1.1.
2019
1.1.
2019
4.2.
2019
3.2.
2018
4.2.
2018
1.1.
2017
4.2.
2017
1.2.
2016
2.3.
2015
3.4.
2013
3.5.
2013
3.5.
2013
27.09.2019

Lisandra Marina Da Rocha Meneses

https://www.etis.ee/CV/Lisandra_Meneses/eng
4.12.1991
lisandra.meneses@emu.ee

Career

Institution(s) and position(s)
23.09.2019–...   
University of Southern Queensland (Australia), Visiting PhD student (1,00)
01.11.2017–...   
Estonian University of Life Sciences, Institute of Technology, Chair of Biosystems Engineering, Junior Researcher (1,00)
01.09.2016–...   
Estonian University of Life Sciences, Institute of Technology, Chair of Biosystems Engineering, PhD Student in Engineering Sciences (1,00)
25.02.2019–30.06.2019   
University of Borås (Sweden), Visiting PhD student (1,00)
05.07.2018–13.08.2018   
University of Guelph, Ridgetown Campus (Canada), Visiting PhD student (1,00)
11.01.2016–31.08.2016   
GEAI (NGO), Junior Researcher (Ireland) (1,00)
03.08.2015–03.12.2015   
Estonian University of Life Sciences, Institute of Technology, Department of Energy Engineering, Trainee (Estonia) (1,00)
01.12.2014–30.06.2015   
Association for Science and Development of the Azores, Organizational Manager (Portugal) (1,00)
01.04.2014–30.11.2014   
Portuguese Association for Regional Development, Organizational Manager (Portugal) (1,00)
25.02.2014–28.03.2014   
Engineering Services and Environmental Consulting (SEECOA), Technical Director (Angola) (1,00)
01.01.2013–21.02.2014   
Portuguese Association for Regional Development, Organizational Manager (Portugal) (1,00)
16.07.2012–16.08.2012   
Electricity of the Azores, Trainee (Portugal) (1,00)
01.06.2007–30.06.2007   
Quatro Ribeiras Parish Council, Trainee (Portugal) (1,00)
 
 
Education
01.09.2016–...   
PhD student, Engineering Sciences, Estonian University of Life Sciences (Estonia)
09.09.2012–01.09.2014   
MSc, University of the Azores (Portugal)
09.09.2012–28.01.2014   
Post-graduate studies (specialised higher education), University of the Azores (Portugal)
08.11.2009–24.12.2012   
BSc, University of the Azores (Portugal)
11.09.2006–31.07.2009   
Secondary School (Portugal)
 
 
R&D related managerial and administrative work
2017−...   
Assistant Editor of the journal Agronomy Research (Estonia)
2017−...   
Member of the Organizing Committee of International Scientific Conference Biosystems Engineering (Estonia)
2015−2015   
Member of the Organizing Committee of Conference: Sustainable Growth, Dignified Employment and Businesses (Organized with European Parliament Information Office in Portugal)
2013−2015   
Member of the Organizing Committee of Congress of Science and Development of the Azores (Portugal)
2013−2014   
Member of the Organizing Committee of the Scientific Workshop The Youth and the Labor Market (Portugal)
2013−2013   
Member of the Scientific Committee of the Scientific Workshop The Youth and the Labor Market (Portugal)
2013−2014   
Member of the Pedagogic Commission of the Master degree in Management and Nature Conservation, University of the Azores (Portugal)
 
 
Additional career information
Course taught
Biomass to biofuels and biogas (2017/2018)
Biomass to biofuels and biogas (2019/2020);

Language Test
Jan 2016: TOEFL, Test of English as a Foreign Language, Educational Testing Service (Ireland);

Courses and trainings:
June 2019: 2nd PhD summer school and executive training on solid waste management, National Technical University of Athens (Heraklion, Greece)
Sept 2018: Summer School Zelcor "Zero waste biorefineries: Technical advances and sustainability assessment”, Wageningen University & Research (Netherlands)
July 2018: Worker Health and Safety Awareness Training (online module), University of Guelph (Canada)
July 2018: Laboratory Safety - Summer 2018 (online module), University of Guelph (Canada)
July 2018: Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (online module), University of Guelph (Canada)
Nov 2017: Wood Biology and Biotechnology, PhD course, Umeå University (Sweden)
June 2017: Introduction to Environmental Governance e-learning, 3 hours, United Nations Institute for Training and Research
Nov 2016: International Timber Harvesting, Msc course, University of Helsinki (Finland)
June 2016: A Review of Hybrid Renewable/Alternative Energy Systems for Electric Power Generation e-learning, The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, USA
Aug 2015: Estonian Intensive Language Course, Estonian University of Life Sciences (Estonia)
Apr 2015: Professional certification - Trainer of Trainers, 90 Hours, Competir Açores - Formação e Serviços (Portugal)
Sept 2014: Accounting - ELEVATION Business Suite e-learning, 17 Hours, Primavera Business Software Solutions SA (Portugal)
Sept 2013: Advanced Methods in Regional Analysis, ERASMUS course, Aberystwyth University (Wales, UK)
Nov 2012: Environmental Management, 30 Hours, Learn4u Consultoria Lda (Portugal);

Volunteer Experience (Poverty Alleviation):
July 2017: Campaign Volunteer, Caritas Internationalis (Portugal)
Marc 2012−Aug 2015: Campaign Volunteer and Volunteer Administrative Assistant, Banco Alimentar Contra a Fome (Portugal);

Consultancy Services:
Jan 2014: Environmental Impact Assessment of a plywood factory in Cachiungo-Huambo. Topics: climate, water resources and air quality (Angola)
Mar 2014: Project for inspection of cleaning and collection of solid wastes in Baía Farta-Benguela (Angola)
2013: Tomaz Dentinho, Lisandra Meneses and Mário Fortuna - Preliminary study for the requalification of the front sea of Horta city (Q Analysis of the stakeholders' statements) (Portugal);

Other managerial and administrative work:
Nov 2014−July 2015: Administrative of a Youth Group (Portugal)
Sept 2013: Vice-President of a Polling Station (Portugal);

Memberships:
Since Jan 2015: Member of the Center for Disabilities (CAD) (Portugal)
Jan 2013−June 2015: Member of the Group for Sustainable Regional Development (Portugal);

Qualifications

 
 
Honours & awards
2017, Lisandra Marina Da Rocha Meneses, Scholarship: "Higher education specialization scholarships in clever fields of development", Estonian University of Life Sciences (Estonia)
2015, Lisandra Marina Da Rocha Meneses, Selected for the project EWA – Empowering young women in entrepreneurship and affairs (Viterbo, Italy)
2005, Lisandra Marina Da Rocha Meneses, Selected for the VII Session of Youth Parliament (Azores, Portugal)
 
 
Field of research
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 1. Biosciences and Environment; 1.12. Biotechnology, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Biophysics and Economic and Technological Research relating to Bio- and Environmental Sciences; CERCS SPECIALITY: P330 Bioenergetics
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 4. Natural Sciences and Engineering; 4.16. Biotechnology relating to Natural Sciences and Engineering; CERCS SPECIALITY: T490 Biotechnology
 
 
Additional information
Supervised bachelor dissertations

Guilherme Atouguia, Bachelor's Diploma, 2018, (sup) Antonio Felix Flores Rodrigues; Lisandra Marina da Rocha Meneses, Anaerobic digestion of samples from different stages of bioethanol production process, University of the Azores (Portugal), Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Publications

Category
Year
Publication
 
1.1.
2019
1.1.
2019
1.1.
2019
1.1.
2019
4.2.
2019
3.2.
2018
4.2.
2018
1.1.
2017
4.2.
2017
1.2.
2016
2.3.
2015
3.4.
2013
3.5.
2013
3.5.
2013
27.09.2019