In Memory of Professor Giovani Ehrhardt

Professor Giovani Ehrhardt, researcher at SOCIUS - Research Centre in Economic and Organizational Sociology - since 2004, and PhD in Economic and Organizational Sociology at ISEG-Ulisboa.
Natural from Chapecó (Santa Catarina, Brazil), Giovani Ehrhardt was Professor at Faculdade de Administração, Ciências Contábeis e Ciências Econômicas (FACE) from Universidade Federal de Goiás (UFG), in Brazil. Researcher at INPEAU - Instituto de Pesquisas e Estudos em Administração Universitária (UFSC). His research activity focuses on project management, entrepreneurship, knowledge management, public policies and higher education assessment. Author and co-author of books related to university management, digital technologies and economic development.
In addition to academic experience in national and international educational institutions, he was a consultant in important European organizations, namely at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Portugal.
We highlight the important contribution of Professor Giovani Ehrhardt to the SOCIUS´s research line “Sustainable Development, Third Sector and Social Networks”, highlighting his most recent participation in the organization of the International Seminar “Contingências da Pandemia gerada pelo Covid-19 nas Sociedades Contemporâneas”, always with enormous dedication and enthusiasm.