Maria João de Oliveira Valamatos

Academic degree

  • PhD in Human Kinetics – speciality in Biomechanics, Faculty of Human Kinetics, University of Lisbon
  • Master in High Performance Training, Faculty of Human Kinetics, University of Lisbon
  • Degree in Sports Sciences, Faculty of Human Kinetics, University of Lisbon

Current position

Assistant Professor at Faculty of Human Kinetics, University of Lisbon

Lecturing activities

  • Theory and Methodology of Sports Training
  • Didactics of Physical Activities
  • Research Methodologies

Research interests

  • Effects of chronic mechanical load on human mechanical muscle-tendon properties;
  • Muscle Architecture adaptations to different strength training stimulus;
  • Isokinetic and strength diagnosis procedures