Pedro Góis


Pedro Góis is a Professor in Sociology and Methodology at the Faculty of Economics, University of Coimbra, and a Researcher at the Centre for Social Studies (CES). Undergraduate degree in Sociology, masters and PhD in Sociology. He is an expert in sociology of migration and quantitative methodologies. Recently he was consultant or country expert for the International Organisation for Migration (OIM), Caritas International, The International Centre for Migration Policy Development (ICMPD), European Commission or European Migration Network (EMN). His most recent research-driven publications used quantitative and qualitative methodologies and include papers and books on: refugees in Europe; transnational ethnic identity; Portuguese immigration and emigration; Brazilian migration or Eastern European migrants; discrimination practices in the labour market; immigrants' descendants; and diasporic engagement practices and policies.

Latest Publications

Book Chapter

Góis, Pedro (2020), Trajetórias migratórias e saúde mental. O contexto como diagnóstico médico, o diagnóstico médico como contexto para a integração social / Migratory trajectories and mental health. The contexto as a medical diagnosis, the medical diagnosis as a framework for social integration, in Manuel João Quartilho (org.), PSIQUIATRIA SOCIAL E CULTURAL DIÁLOGOS E CONVERGÊNCIA. Coimbra: Imprensa da Universidade de Coimbra, 479-497

Article in Scientific journal

Góis, Pedro; Carlos Marques, José (2020), "Portuguese intra-EU migration. The dynamics of an ongoing migration process", Ethnic and Racial Studies, 1-21

Article in Scientific journal

Marques, José Carlos; Candeias, Pedro; Góis, Pedro; Peixoto, João (2020), "Is the Segmented Skill Divide Perspective Useful in Migration Studies? Evidence from the Portuguese Case", Journal of International Migration and Integration