I graduated in Geography and Regional Planning from the University of Lisbon and got my PhD in New Techonologies in Geography from the Universidade Nova de Lisboa (UNL). I’m currently assistant professor with tenure in the Department of Geography and Regional Planning – UNL. As well as being a member collaborator of the research group “Coastal Environments (RNM911)”, I’m a researcher of e-GEO, Geography Studies Center and Regional Planning, where I was the Vice President from 2003 to 2006, coordinating the research group in Geographical Modelling Cities and Spatial Planning. I’m also a member of the editorial board of Geolnova, Department of Geography Journal of Geography and Regional Planning UNL and reviewer of the Journal Coastal Research.