Vítor Carvalho's Curriculum Vitae


This is the long version of Vítor Carvalho's curriculum.

Personal Information

Name:
Vítor Manuel Ferreira Alves Carvalho.
Email:
Birth Date:
April 11th, 1974.
Nationality:
Portuguese.

Professional Experience

Since 01/07/2018:
Senior IT Technician.
Rectory of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Web design;
  • Web interface planning;
  • Web page maintenance;
  • Multimedia design (print and video);
  • Accessibility and usability advisor.
Since 26/09/2017:
Invited Assistant Lecturer.
Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Lab Classes of "Rehabilitation Engineering" (1st year of the Biomedical Engineering Master and 5th year of the Bioengineering Master).
01/04/2015 to 30/06/2018:
Computer technician (grade 2, level 1).
Rectory of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
13/02/2007 to 31/03/2015:
Computer technician (grade 2, level 1).
Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
12/08/2004 to 12/02/2007:
Computer technician (grade 1, level 2).
Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
05/03/2002 to 11/08/2004:
Computer technician (grade 1, level 1).
Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
11/04/2001 to 04/03/2002:
Computer technician career intern.
Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
05/09/2000 to 20/06/2002:
Web designer.
4Sol, Valongo (Portugal).
12/08/2000 to 18/02/2002:
Web designer.
NovaBase, Porto (Portugal).
27/01/1999 to 31/05/2001:
Multimedia designer.
Blue Dog - Marketing, Design and Publicity, Porto (Portugal).
18/04/1996 to 10/04/2001:
Web designer.
Prof. Correia de Araújo's Computer Centre, Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).

Education

Since 25/09/2015:
PhD Student in Digital Media.
University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
15/09/2011 to 17/07/2014:
Master in Multimedia.
University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Final Master Grade: 18 (0 - 20);
  • Thesis Grade: 19 (0 - 20).
15/09/1993 to 10/02/2010:
Master in Mechanical Engineering.
University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Final Master Grade: 12 (0 - 20);
  • Thesis Grade: 18 (0 - 20).

Training

05/05/2017 to 09/11/2017:
Web Applications with Python, Flask and Oracle.
Rumos, Porto (Portugal).
  • Duration: 35 hours;
  • Grade: "Successfully Completed".
20/04/2017 to 04/05/2017:
HTML 5 + CSS 3 + Bootstrap.
Rumos, Porto (Portugal).
  • Duration: 18 hours;
  • Grade: "Successfully Completed".
03/04/2017 to 07/04/2017:
Python.
Rumos, Porto (Portugal).
  • Duration: 18 hours;
  • Grade: "Successfully Completed".
01/04/2014 to 16/04/2014:
Production of Educational Videos.
University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Duration: 20 hours;
  • Grade: 18 (0 - 20).
06/09/2012 to 25/09/2012:
Project Management. University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Duration: 28 hours;
  • Grade: 18 (0 - 20).
29/11/2010 to 17/12/2010:
Accessibility in the Classroom.
University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Duration: 20 hours;
  • Grade: "Very Good" ("Insufficient" - "Very Good").
08/11/2010 to 10/11/2010:
Accessible Digital Content.
Faculty of Arts of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Duration: 18 hours;
  • Grade: "Successfully Completed".
09/11/2009 to 13/11/2009:
GIMP - Image Edition.
University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Duration: 20 hours;
  • Grade: "Very Good" ("Insufficient" - "Very Good").
02/09/2008 to 05/09/2008:
Effective Time Management.
Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Duration: 15 hours;
  • Grade: 18 (0 - 20).
11/06/2008 to 20/06/2008:
Procedure Analysis and Workflow Design.
Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Duration: 28 hours;
  • Grade: 17 (0 - 20).
03/03/2008 to 07/03/2008:
Perl Scripting.
Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Duration: 20 hours;
  • Grade: 19 (0 - 20).
26/03/2007 to 30/03/2007:
Linux Advanced Administration.
Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Duration: 20 hours;
  • Grade: 17 (0 - 20).
12/02/2007 to 19/02/2007:
Linux Desktop.
Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Duration: 20 hours;
  • Grade: 17 (0 - 20).
08/06/2005 to 09/06/2005:
Oracle Database 10g: Advanced PL/SQL.
Oracle Corporation, Porto (Portugal).
  • Duration: 12 hours;
  • Grade: "Successfully Completed".
10/09/2001 to 28/09/2001:
Computer Programming - Visual Basic.
INA - National Institute of Administration, Oeiras (Portugal).
  • Duration: 60 hours;
  • Grade: 19 (0 - 20).

Personal Skills

Mother Language:
Portuguese.
Other Languages:
  • English
    • Oral Understand - C1
    • Oral Interaction - C1
    • Oral Production - C1
    • Read - C1
    • Write - C1
  • Spanish
    • Oral Understand - B2
    • Oral Interaction - B2
    • Oral Production - B2
    • Read - B2
    • Write - B1
  • French
    • Oral Understand - B2
    • Oral Interaction - B1
    • Oral Production - B1
    • Read - B2
    • Write - B1

Levels:

  • A1 and A2 - Basic User
  • B1 and B2 - Independent User
  • C1 and C2 - Advanced User
Communication Skills:
Good communication skills gained through experience as a lecturer/trainer and conference presentations.
Computer Skills:
  • Digital image manipulation, audio, video and webdesign
    Adobe Master Collection CS6 - Photoshop, Audition, Premiere Pro, Illustrator, Dreamweaver;
  • Programming languages
    Python, PHP, C ++, JavaScript, Pascal, AutoLisp, Visual BASIC, QBASIC, BASIC;
  • Databases
    MySQL, Access, Oracle;
  • Internet
    HTML, XHTML, CSS;
  • Computer Aided Design
    Autodesk AutoCAD;
  • Productivity
    Microsoft Office.

Additional Information

Publications:
Activities as a Lecturer/Trainer:
  • Rehabilitation Engineering (Lab Classes).
    Academic year 2018/2019 - 1 semester.
    Public: Students of the 1st year of the Biomedical Engineering Master and 5th year of the Bioengineering Master.
    Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Rehabilitation Engineering (Lab Classes).
    Academic year 2017/2018 - 1 semester.
    Public: Students of the 1st year of the Biomedical Engineering Master and 5th year of the Bioengineering Master.
    Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Computer Resources (FEUP Project).
    Academic year 2012/2013 - 4 hours.
    Public: Students of the 1st year of licenciaturas and integrated masters.
    Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Computer Resources (FEUP Project).
    Academic year 2011/2012 - 4 hours.
    Public: Students of the 1st year of licenciaturas and integrated masters.
    Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Web Content Production.
    November 4th, 2010 - 2 hours.
    Public: Master's students in Industrial Design.
    Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Computer Resources (FEUP Project).
    Academic year 2010/2011 - 4 hours.
    Public: Students of the 1st year of licenciaturas and integrated masters.
    Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Transforming SIGARRA's Layout.
    From May 26th to 28th, 2010 - 12 hours.
    Public: Technicians, Administrative and Technical Professionals.
    University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Transforming SIGARRA's Layout.
    From April 28th to 30th, 2009 - 12 hours.
    Public: Technicians, Administrative and Technical Professionals.
    University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Design for the Web (Porto On-Line).
    From June 26th to July 7th, 2000 - 125 hours.
    Public: Teachers of 6th to 7th grade.
    Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Building Thematic Pages for the Web (Porto On-Line).
    From February 16th to 27th, 1998 - 125 hours.
    Public: Teachers of 6th to 7th grade.
    Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Photoshop 4.0.
    From July to September, 1998.
    Microcamp International, Porto (Portugal).
  • AutoDesk AutoCad R14.
    From September to November, 1997.
    Euclides Study Centre, Porto (Portugal).
Speaker at Conferences:
  • DSAI'15 - International Conference on Software Development and Technologies for Enhancing Accessibility and Fighting Info-exclusion.
    "Automatic description of SVG images for the visually impaired: a Gestaltic approach".
    June 10th, 2015.
    Fraunhofer FIT, Sankt Augustin (Germany).
  • Seminário ACESSO.02.
    "Conversão de Imagens SVG para Texto e Fala".
    April 17th, 2015.
    Porto Design Factory, Porto (Portugal).
  • ICEAPVI 2015 - International Conference on Enabling Access for Persons with Visual Impairment.
    "Converting SVG Images to Text and Speech".
    February 13th, 2015.
    Eugenides Foundation, Athens (Greece).
  • Future Places 2014.
    "Converting SVG Images to Text and Speech".
    October 16th, 2014.
    UPTEC PINC, Porto (Portugal).
Conference Posters:
Conferences:
  • PLUNC (New Media and Digital Art Festival) - "From Birthing the Apocalypse to Big Fat Fail: (Net) Art as Software Research".
    September 30th, 2016.
    Library Auditorium of the Faculty of Sciences and Technology - Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, Costa da Caparica, Lisbon (Portugal).
  • UT Austin | Portugal Annual Conference 2016.
    May 23rd and 24th, 2016.
    Rectorate Building of Universidade Nova de Lisboa (Campolide Campus), Lisbon (Portugal).
  • PLUNC (New Media and Digital Art Festival) - "Augmented Aesthetics".
    September 25th, 2015.
    Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Lisbon, Lisbon (Portugal).
  • António Damásio - "New Perspectives on Human Nature from Neurobiology: Feelings, Decisions and Automation".
    July 1st, 2015.
    Rectory Main Hall of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • COMMIT PORTO 2015.
    June 20th, 2015.
    Auditorium of the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto (Portugal).
  • DSAI'15 - International Conference on Software Development and Technologies for Enhancing Accessibility and Fighting Info-exclusion.
    June 10th to 12th, 2015.
    Fraunhofer FIT, Sankt Augustin (Germany).
  • ICEAPVI 2015 - International Conference on Enabling Access for Persons with Visual Impairment.
    February 12th to 14th, 2015.
    Eugenides Foundation, Athens (Greece).
  • Future Places 2014.
    October 16th, 2014.
    UPTEC PINC, Porto (Portugal).
  • EUNIS 2002 - The 8th International Conference of European University Information Systems.
    June 19th to 22nd, 2002.
    Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto (Portugal).
Seminars:
  • Elsevier Seminar - "Knovel and Compendex: Navigate the world of Engineering".
    December 1st, 2015.
    Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • SHARE Seminar - "Leadership and Team Management".
    November 27th, 2015.
    Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Elsevier Author Seminar - "How to Write Great Papers: From title to references, from submission to publication".
    September 9th, 2015.
    Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • ACESSO.02 Seminar.
    April 17th, 2015.
    Porto Design Factory, Porto (Portugal).
  • International Day of People with Disabilities.
    December 3rd, 2014.
    Auditorium I of the FIL Meeting Center - the Nations Park, Lisbon (Portugal).
  • Seminar "New Paradigms of Education".
    March 12th, 2014.
    Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • Seminar on Usability 2008.
    March 25th, 2008.
    Auditorium of Microsoft Portugal, Oeiras (Portugal).
  • Seminar on Usability 2005.
    November 3rd, 2005.
    Main Auditorium of the Instituto Superior Técnico of the Technical University of Lisbon (Portugal).
  • Seminar "More accessibility, Best Accessibility" - SIDAR Conference VII.
    November 3rd to 5th, 2003.
    Auditorium of the School of Health Technology, Lisbon (Portugal).
  • Adobe Seminar "Challenge the Web Standards".
    2000.
    Le Meridien Hotel, Porto (Portugal).
  • Seminar "AutoDesk Forum 2000".
    2000.
    Customs Building, Porto (Portugal).
Presentations:
  • Silverlight and ImagineCup Presentation.
    November 13th, 2007.
    School of Engineering - Polytechnic of Porto, Porto (Portugal).
  • W3C/WAI Web Accessibility Best Practices Evaluation Training.
    July 5th, 2005.
    Sana Metropolitan Hotel, Lisbon (Portugal).