Mariya Gubareva holds a PhD in Economics (2013) from ISEG – Lisbon School of Economics and Management of the University of Lisbon. Currently, she is Pro- Dean for the Research and Adjunct Professor at ISCAL – Lisbon Accounting and Business School of the Lisbon Polytechnic Institute, Assistant Professor at ISEG – Lisbon School of Economics and Management of the University of Lisbon. She coordinates several research projects and serves at the Scientific Committees of diverse international conferences in the fields of Economics and Finance. Mariya authored several publications in international peer reviewed journals. Her research interests comprise financial economics including risk management and focus on financial stability and international capital flows among others.