Name: Francisco Miguel Garcia Gonçalves de Lima
Ph.D. in Economics, Universidade Nova de Lisboa (2001).
Licenciatura in Economics, Universidade Nova de Lisboa (1993).
Since 2018 – President of Statistics Portugal.
Since 2003 – Professor at the Department of Engineering and Management, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa.
Since 2003 – Research fellow at the Centre for Management Studies of Instituto Superior Técnico (CEG-IST).
2005-2013 – Scientific consultant for labor market issues, Statistics Portugal.
Working with applied statistics and econometrics, his research focuses on applied microeconomics, labour economics, entrepreneurship, innovation, and policy evaluation. He has coordinated several national and European research projects and has published in international journals such as the Economic Journal, European Economic Review, Research Policy and Small Business Economics.
2015-2017 – Member of the Scientific Council for Employment and Training, Center for Labor Relations, Ministry of Labour, Solidarity and Social Security.
2013-2017 – Member of the General Council of the National Agency for Qualification and Vocational Education and Training (ANQEP).
2003-2004 – External Adviser, Labour Secretary of State, Ministry of Labour, Solidarity and Social Security.