Assistant Professor of Alternative Dispute Resolution and Contract Law - School of Technology and Management - Polytechnic Institute of Leiria - since 2003. Director and researcher at CIEJ - Centre of Investigation in Juridical Studies - Polytechnic Institute of Leiria - since 2014.
Cátia Marques Cebola is an Assistant Professor, teaching Alternative Dispute Resolution and Civil Law, at the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria in Portugal.
She graduated and holds a Master from the Faculty of Law of the University of Coimbra (Portugal). She received a European PhD summa cum laude in University of Salamanca (Spain), where she won the Extraordinary Prize for outstanding doctoral dissertation.
In 2006 she took a Practical Course of Mediation in Portugal and attended the Harvard Mediation Program in 2010.
She participated in several research projects and has served numerous times as scientific reviewer in conferences and seminars.
She is author of several studies and articles about mediation and arbitration.