Cristina Ribeiro holds a PhD in Informatics from Universidade Nova, Lisbon, Portugal. She is Associate Professor in the Department of Informatics Engineering at FEUP and a senior researcher at INESC TEC. She has collaborated and been in charge of research projects in the areas of cultural heritage, multimedia databases, information retrieval and combinatorial optimisation. She is currently part of the InfoLab group at FEUP and the principal investigator of the TAIL project, in research data management. She has been involved in teaching and curricular development in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Computer Science and Information Science programs at FEUP and has supervised 9 PhD and 33 MSc students.
Her current research interests are information retrieval, digital preservation and the management of research data.