Isabel Almeida is an invited Assistant Professor at the Department of History, at the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities of the Universidade NOVA de Lisboa. She is an integrated researcher at CHAM- Centre for the Humanities (CHAM/FCSH/NOVA | UAc) and Vice-Director of its Executive Committee. She also coordinates the Multimedia project of CHAM. Since 2018, she is editor of the second series of the journal Res Antiquitatis – Journal of Ancient History. She has a Ph.D. in History, specialization field of Ancient History, from the Universidade NOVA de Lisboa (2015), where her thesis focused on the construction of the divine figure of Inanna/Ištar in Mesopotamia (IV-II millennia BC). Her current research interests are History of Religions, History of Women, and Reception of Antiquity in Early Modern and Modern times.