José Maria Carvalho Ferreira (Org.)

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Paula C. Albuquerque (SOCIUS) & Elsa Fontainha (CEsA)

Social Exclusion in Later Life, Evidence from the European Social Survey


Maria João Guedes (Advance), Pankaj C. Patel (Villanova Univ.), Sara Falcão Casaca (SOCIUS)

On the same page? Differences between male and female board members on the benefits of a gender-balanced representation | Emerald Insight

Emerald Publishing

Carlos J. S. Lourenço (SOCIUS), Giuliana Isabella (Insper), Willem Verbeke (ESE), Khoi Vo (DIRT), Angelika Dimoka (Univ. Houston), Richard P. Bagozzi (Univ. Michigan)

How songs from growing up and viewers' attachment styles affect video ads' effectiveness

Psychology & Marketing

Miguel Baião dos Santos (SOCIUS), Edviges Coelho (Univ. Lusófona), Isabel Duarte (Univ. Lusófona), Maciej Chrzanowski (Rzeszow Univ. of Technology)


Journal of Management Research and Practice

Daniel Roque Gomes (ICNOVA) & Maria João Santos (SOCIUS)

Designing an Interactionist Approach for Sustainable HRM: Might the Borders and Overlaps with Internal Communication Lead to a Common End?

Sustainability and Intelligent Management

Teresa Reis (CHRC), Inês Faria (SOCIUS), Helena Serra (CICS.NOVA) & Miguel Xavier (CHRC)

Barriers and facilitators to implementing a continuing medical education intervention in a primary health care setting

BMC Health Services Research

Taiane Quaresma Leite (UFOP), André Luis Silva (UFOP), Joaquim Ramos Silva (SOCIUS) & Sérgio Evangelista Silva (UFOP)

A Multilevel Analysis of the Interaction Between Science Parks and External Agents: a Study in Brazil and Portugal

Journal of the Knowledge Economy

Eunice Castro Seixas (SOCIUS)

Children’s Spaces

Conceitos-chave em Sociologia da Infância



Other Courses

Social Networks



Pré-Cimdab - Scientific Preparatory Activity for the II International Congress on Migration and Brazilian Academic Diaspora

This event is held in collaboration with SOCIUS and coordinated by the SOCIUS Researcher, Professor Andrea Oltramari from the Universidade Federal de Rio Grande do Sul.

30 January 2023 | 14:00-17:00 | ISEG (classroom Delta) | Lisbon
01 February 2023 | 11:00-13:00 | University of Minho | Guimarães

Hybrid event | Free entrance to attend in person
Mandatory registration to attend via zoom here

Call for Papers

The Migration Conference 2023

The 11th edition of The Migration Conference - TMC 2023 - takes place in Germany from 23 to 26 August 2023, at the Law Faculty of Universität Hamburg. SOCIUS/ISEG-ULisboa is a partner in the organisation of this Conference since 2018, year in which organised the 6th The Migration Conference, one of the largest international scientific events held at ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics & Management.

Submit your paper proposal, until march 15: here

Open applications

PhD in Economic and Organisational Sociology - ISEG

The first phase of applications to the PhD in Economic and Organisational Sociology at ISEG is now open for the academic year 2023/2024. This programme, hosted by SOCIUS, is aimed at those who wish to obtain a PhD degree and exercise highly qualified functions in the public sector, the private sector and the social economy sector, in a national or international context. Such functions include teaching and research, direction and management of organisations, consultancy, training, journalism, planning, elaboration of development projects, as well as conception and evaluation of public policies, projects or programmes.

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SOCIUS Researchers distinguished with the António Dornelas Award

The “António Dornelas Award” (6th edition) was awarded to the work “Work–Family Articulation Policies in Portugal and Gender Equality: Advances and Challenges”, by Susana Ramalho Marques, Sara Falcão Casaca and Manuela Arcanjo

Also the following work received an Honourable Mention, “Why Choose the Inclusionary Path? Social Policy in a Recent Welfare and Immigration Country: The Case of Portugal”, by Catarina Reis Oliveira and João Peixoto.

The "António Dornelas Award" is given by the Ministry of Labour, Solidarity and Social Security and is intended to reward scientific work by students, researchers and university lecturers in the areas of work, employment, training and labour relations, as well as the areas of social security and solidarity and the inclusion of people with disabilities.


1st Edition CSG Coffee-Science
CSG - Research in Social Sciences and & Management, a consortium that integrates SOCIUS and three other research centres from ISEG, organized the 1st edition of Coffee-Science CSG, associated with the Science and Technology Week 2022, which took place on November 23.
This meeting aimed to promote the sharing of scientific results of four junior researchers - Helena Gata, Susana Brissos , João Estevão and Luís Aguiar Santos - around themes such as: employment, poverty, social inequalities and public policies; socio-economic determinants of the access to adequate food in Portugal; the impact of the climate and energy agreement for 2030 in the markets and companies of the electricity sector; and the regulation of private initiative before Liberalism (1603-1834).
The activity developed by XLAB was presented by laboratory technician Inês Dias, followed by the interventions of the coordinators, Prof. Maria João Guedes (CSG) and Prof. Sandra Maximiano, about the activity developed and the potentialities of this laboratory.

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“Covid-19, Vírus das Desigualdades Sociais”
Held online on 8, 9 and 10 November 2022, this Colloquium was a space for debate and discussion of narratives about the “side effects” of Covid-19, as elements of understanding and analysis of the pandemic, from the perspective of inequalities. The event focused on the following themes: The global pandemic; The pandemic in Latin America; The pandemic in Africa. Partners: Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF), Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC), Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Universidade Federal de Santa Maria (UFSM), ISCTE-IUL, EsACT-IPB e ESCE-IPS.

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Video recording available soon.


The "Livro Branco - Equilíbrio entre Mulheres e Homens nos Órgãos de Gestão das Empresas e Planos para a Igualdade", presented at the final conference of the research project WoB - Women on Boards Portugal, is now available on the project's website.

View the event recording here.