Tiago Santos Pereira

Contacts
tsp@ces.uc.pt

Biography

Tiago Santos Pereira is a Research Fellow at the Centre for Social Studies (CES). With a DPhil in Science and Technology Policy Studies, from SPRU, University of Sussex, his research is presently focused on the issues of the governance ofscience and technology, including issues such as expertise, policy-making and participation, S&T and inequality, S&T policies and indicators, IPR and academic research or the construction of socio-technical imaginaries. He is developing work at the intersection of Science and Technology Studies (STS) and the Innovation Studies. He develops his research in CES under the Research Group on Science, Economy and Society (NECES), of which he is co-coordinator. He was the Executive-Director of CES between 2006 and 2008, and Vice-President of the Scientific Council between 2011 and 2012. His work has been published in national and international journals and books. He is co-coordinator of the Doctoral Programme 'Governance, Knowledge and Innovation', launched in 2005 in partnership between CES and the School of Economics of the University of Coimbra (FEUC), on which he lectures two semester seminars on 'Policies for Science and Knowledge'. This programme develops an innovative partnership between the economic and sociological approaches to these topics. Besides his research work, he has sought to collaborate with different S&T policy-making institutions, in evaluation as well as in policy studies, and with other publics. He was National Delegate in the Programme Committee of the 7th Framework Programme, under the priority on 'Socio-Economic Sciences and Humanities' and a member of the Network Board of the ERA-NET NORFACE, representing the Foundation for Science and Technology. He has collaborated with the regular press with opinion texts.


Latest Publications

Book Chapter

Pinto, Hugo; Pereira, Tiago Santos (2018), The resilience of innovation systems under economic turbulence, in Tüzin Baycan and Hugo Pinto (org.), Resilience, Crisis and Innovation Dynamics. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar

Article in Scientific journal

Fonseca, Paulo F.C.; Pereira, Tiago Santos (2017), "Pesquisa e desenvolvimento responsável? Traduzindo ausências a partir da nanotecnologia em Portugal", História, Ciências, Saúde-Manguinhos, 24, 1, 165-185

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Article in Scientific journal

Santos Pereira, Tiago; Carvalho, António; Fonseca, Paulo F.C. (2016), "Imaginaries of nuclear energy in the Portuguese parliament: Between promise, risk, and democracy", Public Understanding of Science, 26, 3, 289-306

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