Position: Collaborative Researcher
Academic background: PhD in Physical Geography, University of Lisbon, 2015
Research Group: RISKAM
Research interests: Risk Analysis; Land management
Ciência Vitae: 6012-AB83-0C0A
João Carlos Verde is a physical geographer, Ph.D, with a dissertation on Wildfire Susceptibility Modelling in Mainland Portugal, and a researcher on the field of risk modelling at the RISKam research group (Environmental Hazard and Risk Assessment and Management) of the University of Lisbon.
He has been working on wildfire management and civil protection, having participated in the creation of strategic documents such as legislative and planning instruments.