Position: Researcher

Academic background

Aggregation in Human Geography (University of Lisbon, 2005)
Phd in Human Geography (University of Lisbon, 1990)
Graduation (Department of Geography, Faculty of Arts, University of Lisbon, 1979).

Research Group: TERRITUR, MOPT

Email: jmsimoes@igot.ul.pt | jmsimoes@campus.ul.pt

Research interests: Human Geography; Spatial Planning; Local and Regional Development; Tourism; Urbanism.

ORCID: 0000-0002-1673-483X

Biosketch

– Full Professor at IGOT – Institute of Geography and Spatial Plannin, University of Lisbon (2006 / …)
– President of Institute Assembly IGOT-University of Lisbon (2010/…)
– Scientific Coordinator of Phd Tourism IGOT-University of Lisbon (2010/…)
– Coordinator of TERRITUR: unit for Touristic, Culture and Territory Studies, Centre for Geographical Studies,
IGOT- University of Lisbon (2008 / …)
– Member of the Administration Board of the Foundation of the University of Lisbon (2007/2012)
– Executive member of the National Commission for the Centenary of Tourism in Portugal (2010-2011)
– Coordinator of Master “Territory Management and Urbanism” Department of Geography, Faculty of Arts, University of Lisbon (2006 / 2010)
– Coordinator of the Evaluation Panel of Geography, for Pós-doc, Doc and Master bourses, at FCT – Foudation for Science and Tecnhology (2008 /2012)
– Member of Evaluation Panel of Integrated Actions and of Panel CAPES (2005-2008; 2010/2014)
– Coordinator of Post Graduation Studies of Geography, Faculty of Arts, University of Lisbon (2005 / 2007)
– Scientific Refree of Finisterra, Centre for Geographical Studies, University of Lisbon /2003 / …)
– Member of the Executive Commission of the UGI – Regional Conference 98, Department of Geography of the Faculty
of Arts, University of Lisbon (1998)
– Vice-chairman of the Scientific Council of the Faculty Faculty of Arts, University of Lisbon (1995 / 1997)
– Member of the Administration Board of Centre for Geographical Studies,University of Lisbon (1993 /1996)
– Founder and Member of the Provisory Administration Board of APG – Portuguese Association of
Geographers (1986 / 1988).
– Member of the bioard of AUP – Portuguese Urbanists Association (2015 / …)
– Reseacher of Centre for Geographical Studies, IGOT-University of Lisbon (1979 /…)