The General Council

The General Council is responsible for defining the institution's development strategy and deciding on all the decisive aspects related to the management of the University, namely the election of the Rector.

The General Council of the University of Algarve is composed of thirty-five members, ten of whom are external personalities, with relevant knowledge and experience for the Institution.

Its composition is based on the following principles:

  • Parity between the university subsystem and the polytechnic subsystem
  • Participation of all organic units

Members

  • Academic and Research Staff Representatives
  • Six student representatives
  • Non-Academic Staff Representative
  • Ten external personalities of recognized merit, not belonging to the University, with relevant knowledge and experience for this Instituion.

The members of the General Council do not represent groups or sectorial interests and are independent in the exercise of their functions.

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President of the General Council

Ana Maria Teodoro Jorge

Academic and Research Staff Representative

Manuel Célio de Jesus da Conceição
Inês Maria Pombinho de Araújo
Ana Isabel da Costa Conceição Guerra
Jorge Miguel Lopo Gonçalves Andraz
João Miguel Mico Cascalheira
Isabel Maria de Paiva Pinto Mendes
José Manuel Sousa de São José
Carina Infante do Carmo
Amílcar Manuel Marreiros Duarte
Sílvia Moreno de Jesus Quinteiro
Ana Sofia da Silva Carreira
Rui Miguel Plácido Raposo
João Herculano de Carvalho
Paulo Jorge Maia dos Santos
Isménio Lourenço Eusébio Martins
Marco Paulo dos Santos Carrasco
Maria Palma Mateus
Ana Cristina Hurtado de Matos Coelho

Student Representatives

João Diogo Santos Pereira
Raquel Anjinho Jacob
Henrique Xavier Sampaio Marçal
João Paulo Martins Justo
Fábio Costa Zacarias
Afonso Sanches Serrano

Representative of non-teaching and non-research staff

Pedro Miguel Marreiros Bernardo Martins

External members

Amélia Santos
Ana Maria Teodoro Jorge
António Carlos Guerreiro Morgado André
Hélder Mota Filipe
Hugo Vieira
Isabel Maria Rodrigues Gonçalves
João Augusto Castel-Branco Goulão
Nuno Battaglia
Paulo Luís do Carmo Pinheiro
Tiago Magalhães

 
 
 
Contacts

Gambelas Campus, building 5 - 1st floor

Telephone: +351 289 800 999

Email: conselhogeral@ualg.pt