Pedro Góis


Pedro Góis is Associate 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


Carlos Marques, José; Góis, Pedro (orgs.) (2023), O regresso dos emigrantes no Portugal contemporâneo. Coimbra: Almedina

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Book Chapter

Vidigal, Inês; Azevedo, Joana; Góis, Pedro (2023), Retorno espontâneo do Reino Unido: o efeito Brexit, a saudade, os novos desafios, in José Marques e Pedro Góis (org.), O regresso dos emigrantes no Portugal contemporâneo. Coimbra: Almedina

Article in Scientific journal

Góis, Pedro; Marques, José (2023), "Migrant associations, other social networks of Portuguese Diaspora, and the modern political engagement of non-resident citizens", European Political Science

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