Pedro Teixeira

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Doctoral Degree
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Phd in Economics
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Exeter University
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Economics of Higher Education; Human Capital; History of Economic Ideas; Economics and Religion; Economic Methodology.
Biographical note: 
Professor Pedro Nuno Teixeira is Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs and Associate Professor of the Faculty of Economics at the University of Porto. In addition he is Director of CIPES - the Center for Research in Higher Education Policies. He has been a member of Portugal's National Council of Education since 2014, of the Board of the BIAL Foundation since 2015, and has served as an adviser on higher education to the President of Portugal since April 2016. He has also served on the evaluation panels for the European University Association (EUA) and the European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ENQA), as a member of the Education Advisory Board of the Foundation Francisco Manuel dos Santos, Lisbon. Previously Professor Teixeira was a Visiting Fellow at Oxford University (2011-2013), a Visiting Professor at the University at Albany, SUNY (2006), a Visiting Researcher at the Center for Studies in Higher Education (CSHE) of the University of California, Berkeley (2005), an Associate Researcher of the Program for Research on Private Higher Education (PROPHE), and Vice-Chair of the Council of the European Society for the History of Economic Thought (ESHET). He is a member of the Editorial Board of Higher Education, the European Journal of Higher Education, the Journal of the European Higher Education Area, and of OEconomia: History / Methodology / Philosophy. He is also a member of the Board of Governors and Secretary General of the Consortium of Higher Education Researchers (CHER), a Research Fellow at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), and a member of the Scientific Committee of the Réseau d'Etudes sur l'Enseignement Supérieur (RESUP) and of the European Network of Higher Education Doctoral Students (EURODOCS).
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Social and Economic concerns
Education, Training
Economic aspects
Employment issues
Scientific Research
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Thursday, 25 October, 2018
Our visiting researcher Venkat Prakash presented yesterday, at the School of Engineering, Plymouth University, UK, his doctoral thesis entitled "Motivation to Conduct Research in a Rapidly Evolving Academic Environment: Study of Coimbatore’s Engineer...
Tuesday, 19 June, 2018

CIPES received FCT funding for the next three years to carry out the Know-Best project: Partnerships in Knowledge production: Beliefs, Strategies and Tensions.

The project (No. 29427 FCT) aims to assess the impact of the European Union's po...


Saturday, 07 April, 2018

Call for Proposals
Eair 40th Annual Forum Budapest 2018
26-29 August 2018
Competition, Cooperation and Complementarity in Higher Education

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Saturday, 07 April, 2018

Call for Proposals
CHER 31st Annual Conference
Differentiation and Integration in Higher Education: Patterns and Dynamics
National Research University Higher School of Economics