João Manuel Machado Ferrão#

João Ferrão
Email:joao.ferrao 'at' ics.ul.pt
Membership Number:3392
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:PORTUGAL
Section:SOCIAL SCIENCES
Username:jferrao
Homepage: http://www.ics.ul.pt/instituto/?ln=p&pid=133&mm=5&ctmid=2&mnid=1&doc=31809901190





Present and Previous Positions
  • 2011 - Professor of Research, Institute for Social Sciences, University of Lisbon
  • 2005 - 2009 - Secretary of State for Spatial Planning and Towns, Portuguese Government
  • 2001 - 2005 - Member of the Management Board, Institute for Social Sciences, University of Lisbon
  • 1992 - 2010 - Senior Research Fellow, Institute for Social Sciences, University of Lisbon
  • 1986-1991 - Professor, Department of Geography, University of Lisbon
  • 1976 - 1986 - Lecturer, Department of Geography, University of Lisbon
  • 1983 - 1985 - Member of the Management Board, Centre of Geographical Studies, Lisbon
  • 1976 - 1986 - Research Assistant, Centre of Geographical Studies, Lisbon

Fields of Scholarship
  • Human geography
  • Economic geography
  • Spatial planning
  • Regional development
  • Public policies

Honours and Awards
  • 2011 - Adviser of the National Strategy for Security and Defense working group, Institute for National Defense
  • 2010 - Member of Academia das Ciências de Lisboa (Academy of Sciences Lisbon)
  • 2010 - Member of Conselho Nacional do Ambiente e Desenvolvimento Sustentável (National Council for the Environment and Sustainable Development)
  • 2010 - Member of the Scientific Council for Social Sciences and Humanities, Science and Technology Foundation
  • 2010 - President of the General Assembly of the Portuguese Association of Geographers
  • 2000 - Member of the Portuguese Committee of MOST/UNESCO Programme
  • 1995 - OCDE adviser for Rural Development Issues
  • 1987 - 1990 - President of the Portuguese Association for Regional Development
  • 1990-2012 - Invited Professor in Spain, Brazil, Argentina and Chile.

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