Fernando Luís Machado
Department of Sociology
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Born in Luanda, Angola, in 1959. Holds a BA (1983) and a PhD (2001) in Sociology by ISCTE-IUL. Associate Professor of the Department of Sociology of ISCTE-IUL and Senior Researcher of CIES-IUL.  Former Vice-Rector for Research of ISCTE-IUL (2014-2018). Former member of the General Council of ISCTE-IUL (2013-2018). Former Director of CIES-IUL (2006-2014). Former Director of the Doctoral Program in Sociology (2011-2014). Founder and former Director of Mundos Sociais publisher (2010-2014). Long record of research and publication on social classes and inequalities; migration and ethnicity; youth; sociology of sociology; economic and cultural value of the Portuguese language. Supervised or co-supervised 11 doctoral thesis and 31 master dissertations. Started a professional career at the Instituto de Estudos para o Desenvolvimento (1984-1986) and entered ISCTE-IUL as Assistente Estagiário in 1985. Research Assistant at Instituto for Social Sciences, Lisbon University (1987-1989).
Educational Qualifications
Licenciate in Sociologia, ISCTE-IUL - Instituto Superior Ciências Trabalho e da Empresa, in 1983
PhD in Sociologia, ISCTE-IUL - Instituto Superior Ciências Trabalho e da Empresa, in 2001
Research Groups
Inequalities, Migrations and Territories

Fertility, Migration and Acculturation: Intersectional approach to the sexual and reproductive experiences and expectations among Cape Verdean and Portuguese Families

Promoting Citizenship and Sexual Rights in Immigrant Populations in Portugal: co-production of recommendations and best practices for the reduction of sexual and reproductive inequalities

Study on the employability of Camões IP students in African countries

Bilingual editions of the New Atlas of Portuguese Language

Português como Língua Global

Língua Portuguesa nos EUA

Observatory of High School Students Trajectories

Building a Social Science Data Archive

FLY 1900-1974 (Forgotten Letters: Years 1900-1974)

Observatório das Desigualdades

Elderly Immigrants: A New Face of Migration In Portugal

The Economic Value of The Portuguese Language

Projecto Geração - Investigação dos Caminhos Juvenis de Integração e Exclusão Social: Trajectórias de Vida dos Jovens de Casal da Boba

Students and their Trajectories in Higher Education: Success and Attrition, Factors and Processes, Fostering Best Practices

Novos Contextos das Migrações: Quando a Origem se Transforma no Destino…

Levantamento Bibliográfico sobre Imigração e Minorias Étnicas (2000-2006)

Crianças e Jovens em Risco de Exclusão Social no Bairro de Casal da Boba (Amadora) - Projecto de avaliação de acompanhamento

From Fado to Tango: Portuguese Emigration and Emigrants in the Plata-Basin Region

Young Descendants of African Immigrants: Transition to Social Integration or to Social Exclusion?

Immigrants and Ethnics Minorities in European Cities: Life-courses and Quality of Life in a World of Limitations

A Cultura-Escola Glocal: o Diferencialismo da Multiculturalidade para Todos

The Modernization of Social Structures: Social Recomposition, New Values, Emerging Protagonisms

Competitiveness and Social Exclusion: the Metropolitan Areas of Lisboa and Porto

Recent Publications
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