António Santos


POSITION: PhD student

AREA: Hispania Latina

TEAM: HPRT 4. MEDIEVALIA: Early medieval Iberian Latin texts

ORCID: 0009-0007-6562-7778

ACADEMIA: Open link



António dos Santos graduated from the University of Lisbon in 2019 with a Bachelor's Degree in General Studies with a Major in Classical Studies and a Minor in History, earning a final score of 16/20. Afterwards, he continued to explore his passion for Late Antiquity by obtaining a Master's Degree in History from the same institution in 2022 with a specialization in Ancient History. He successfully defended his Master's thesis under the supervision of Professor Rodrigo Furtado, a renowned professional in Late Antiquity and Visigothic Historiography, in front of a jury that included Professor Paulo Alberto, the Vice-Rector of the University of Lisbon and a leading researcher in Late Latin and Medieval Literature, Professor Nuno Simões Rodrigues, a specialist in Ancient History, and Dr Maijastina Kahlos, an expert in Late Antique History and a CEEC - Principal Researcher at the Centre of Classical Studies. His thesis was unanimously scored with a final classification of 20/20. From January to August 2021, he worked as a Portuguese teacher at Escola Básica da Pontinha, Agrupamento de Escolas Braamcamp Freire. He is currently pursuing a dual Postgraduate Degree in Strategic Management of Human Resources and Management of Social Economy Services at Almada's Instituto Superior de Estudos Interculturais e Transdisciplinares.

Interests: History, Identity Studies, Ethnogenesis, 'Othering', Late Antiquity, Early Middle Ages

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