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GREEN-IT researchers are involved in several PhD Programs, Master Courses and other advanced training iniciatives in Plant Sciences and Biology.

PhD Programs



MSc Courses



Research Training

Plants for Life

Molecular Biosciences

Biology at the Host Microbe Interface

Sustainable Chemistry

Bioengineering - Cell Therapies and Regenerative Medicine

Catalysis and Sustainability

Bioengineering Systems

Applied and Environmental Microbiology

Science for Development Gulbenkian, Cabo Verde

Biochemistry for Health

Biotechnology for Sustainability

Science Communication


Masters Projects


University Extension

Summer Science @ ITQB NOVA



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GREEN-IT members also participate in the teaching programs of the following courses:

PhD programs

  • PGCD, Graduate Program Science for Development, Praia, Cape Vert
  • IGC PhD program
  • PhD course “Special topics”, on plant adaptation to salinity. KAUST, Saudi Arabia
  • PhD program Integrative Biology and BioMedicine (IBB), Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência (IGC) PhD program Graduate School for Biological Sciences, University of Cologne, Germany

MSc Programs

  • Masters in Biotechnology, University of Maputo, Mozambique
  • MSc. Course “Plant physiology and adaptation”. KAUST, Saudi Arabia

BSc Programs

  • BSc in Molecular and Cellular Biology, FCT-UNL

Other courses

  • 2017 - TReND-Nigeria Molecular Biology Workshop (one week), Bingham University, Abuja, Nigeria (January).
  • 2017 - Xylella fastidiosa. Phytosanitary Inspection Course - Agricultural Area. Module VII - Harmful organisms. 4-Bacteria., February 8, DGAV, Ajuda, Lisbon
  • 2017 -  Candidatus Liberibacter spp. (HLB). Phytosanitary Inspection Course - Agricultural Area. Module VII - Harmful organisms. 4-Bacteria., February 8, DGAV, Ajuda, Lisbon
  • 2016 - What you need to know about Xylella fastidiosa. Integrated Seminar in the discipline of crop protection II, Master's degree in Agronomic Engineering, 15 December, University of Évora, Polo aa Mitra.
  • 2016 - Candidatus Liberibacter spp. Huanglongbing. Course for Phytosanitary Inspectors, March 22, DGAV, Ajuda, Lisbon.
  • 2016 - Training course for INIAV technicians, preparation of plant health samples, Xylella fastidiosa and Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus, africanus and americanus, Florestal Building, INIAV Oeiras
  • 2015 - Xylella fastidiosa and its vectors. Course for Phytosanitary Inspectors, February, DGAV.
  • 2015 -  Citrus Greening - Candidatus Liberibacter and its vectors. Course for Phytosanitary Inspectors March, DGAV.