Santa Klavina Marques
Degree: PhD
Scientific Area: Design
ORCID: 0000-0002-6496-359X
Awards: List your prizes and awards here
Research Interests: Interior Design, Sustainability, Subjective Well-being, Positive Design, Environmental psychology, People-environment relationship

I am a certified Interior Designer since 2002 with Degree in Design (2009), Master Degree in Production Design (2010) with specialization in Environments. Since november of 2011 I am a PhD student in Design at Faculty of Architecture, Universidade de Lisboa. My PhD research project is granted by an Individual Studentship of PhD by FCT with host institutions UNIDCOM at IADE, Universidade Europeia and CIAUD at FA, Universidade de Lisboa. Currently I am a collaborating researcher in ID:Co.Lab research group in UNIDCOM and collaborating researcher in CIAUD.

Main Publications

Klavina, S., Ferreira, A. M., & Pinheiro, M. D. (2014). Sustainability, interior design, and comfort in youth travel accommodations. In T. Ahram, W. Karwowsky, & T. Mare (Eds.), Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics AHFE 2014(pp. 2488–2498). Kraków, Poland.

Klavina, S., Ferreira, A. M., & Pinheiro, M. D. (2013). Interior design contributions for well-being and sustainability: Case study of hostels in Lisbo. In Proceedings Book of the 7th UNIDCOM/IADE International Conference(pp. 270–278). Florianopólis, Brazil. Retrieved from

Klavina, S., Ferreira, A. M., & Pinheiro, M. D. (2013). Interior design contributions for built environment renewal that considers sustainability and well-being: case study of hostels in Lisbon. In A. Milton (Ed.), Cumulus Dublin Book 2013 – Cumulus Dublin 2013 Conference "more for less – design in an age of austerity”(pp. 142–143). Ireland.