Position: Integrated Researcher with Doctoral Degree

Academic background:
Degree in Geography, 1984
Master in Human Geography and Regional and Local Planning, 1991
PhD in Human Geography, 1999

Research Group: ZOE

Email: hc@campus.ul.pt

Research interests: Resilience of urban retail systems; Time, temporalities and rhythms in urban retailing; Urban regeneration and new forms of governance; Active learning methodologies; Powerful knowledge and threshold concepts

ORCID: 0000-0003-2238-0967

Ciência Vitae: C615-5F18-E140

Other Links:
Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=JcZF_hoAAAAJ
Scopus Author ID: 55487203400


Associate Professor at IGOT -Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning, Universidade de Lisboa, and senior researcher at CEG- Center for Geographical Studies, He divides his research into two major fields: a) the geography of retail and consumption; b) geographic education and active learning. In the first domain, the research covers the resilience and sustainability of urban retail systems; time and temporality in retailing; the consumption-led urban regeneration and the phygitalization of urban place-making. In the second field, the research covers the threshold concepts and powerful knowledge in geography, and the design of significant teaching-learning experiences involving problem-based learning, active fieldwork strategies.