Geographer and researcher of the Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning (IGOT-ULisboa). Effective researcher of the Centre for Geographical Studies of ULisboa since 2017 and collaborating researcher at the Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra (CES-UC), where he was a research fellow from 2011 to 2016.
He has participated and participates in research projects in the fields of risk assessment and management, of which he highlights the DISASTER, MOLINES, FORLAND, Risk Management Plan of the Intermunicipal Community of Coimbra, MOSAIC, RISKCOAST, BeSafeSlide, MIT-RSC, PLAAC-Arrábida and HighWaters.
He’s been stablishing bridges between Physical Geography and other scientific domains also devoted to risk research, namely the Social Sciences and Engineering.
He supervises several master and doctoral candidates and published in journals as the J. of Environmental Manag., Science of the Total Environment, Natural Hazards or the Environmental Science & Policy.