Tiago Santos Pereira


TIAGO SANTOS PEREIRA is Principal Researcher at the Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra (CES), where he Co-Directs the Doctoral Programme on ‘Governance, Knowledge and Innovation’. He is also Associate Researcher of CoLABOR - Collaborative Laboratory for Work, Employment and Social Protection, where he leads the research group on Work, Employment and Technology. With a DPhil in Science and Technology Policy Studies, from SPRU, University of Sussex, his research, drawing on Science and Technology Studies (STS) and Innovation Studies, has focused on the policies and governance of science and technology and the modes of articulation of knowledge between public sector research, business, public decision making and society. He is Vice-Chair of the OECD Working Party on Technology and Innovation Policy (TIP), and is National Delegate to the OECD's Committee on Scientific and Technological Policy (CSTP). Between 2015 and 2018 he was Head of the Office for Studies and Strategy of FCT, the national research funding agency in Portugal.