The governance of ISR- Lisboa is composed of three main bodies:

  • President
  • Board of Directors
  • Deputy Vice-President for Scientific Affairs
  • Scientific Commission
  • Scientific Council

The Scientific Council is composed by all researchers holding a doctoral degree. The President and the Deputy VP for Scientific Affairs are elected by the members of Scientific Council. The members of the Board of Directors and the Scientific Commission are proposed by the President and Deputy VP for Scientific Affairs and approved by the Scientific Commission.

Board of Directors

José Santos-Victor
José Santos-VictorPresident
Luis Custódio
Luis CustódioBoard member
João Sanches
João SanchesBoard member

Scientific Commission

Pedro M.U. Lima
Pedro M.U. Lima
Alexandre Bernardino
Alexandre Bernardino
António Pascoal
António Pascoal
Patrícia Figueiredo
Patrícia Figueiredo
João Paulo Costeira
João Paulo CosteiraDeputy VP for Scientific Affairs

External Advisory Committee

Their role is to produce an annual report stating their views about ISR performance based on the documents provided by the ISR leadership. Every two years the EAC will visit the ISR premises interacting directly with the researchers and the students in their research environment.

EAC evaluation report for the period 2008-2012

Past Presidents

João Senteiro
João Senteiro1992 to 2005 - Founding President; 2013 to 2014
Isabel Ribeiro
Isabel Ribeiro2006 to 2007
Victor Barroso
Victor Barroso2007 to 2012

Past Board of Directors

Period 2015-Present

  • José Santos-Victor, President
  • Luís Custódio
  • João Sanches

Period 2013-2014

  • João Sentieiro, President
  • José Santos-Victor
  • Paulo Oliveira

Period 2011-2012

  • Victor Barroso, President
  • José Santos-Victor
  • Paulo Oliveira

Period 2007-2010

  • Victor Barroso, President
  • José Santos-Victor
  • Carlos Bispo

Period 2006-2007

  • Isabel Ribeiro, President
  • Jose Santos-Victor
  • Pedro Aguiar

Period 1992-2005

  • João Sentieiro, President
  • Isabel Ribeiro
  • Victor Barroso