Fernando Luís Almeida
PhD in Engineering and Computer Science from the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto (FEUP). Holds a Masters in Innovation and Technological Entrepreneurship and a degree in Computer Engineering and Computing by FEUP. In the last 10 years of activity he has performed professional functions in the field of university polytechnic education, business, and applied research in the areas of innovation, entrepreneurship and information technologies.
Integrated researcher at INESC TEC’s Center for Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship. He is a founding member of the US-based International Association of Innovation Professionals (IAOIP).
Currently, Director of the Higher School of Science and Technology as Coordinating Professor at ISPGAYA.
João Rocha Monteiro
Coordinating professor at ISPGAYA since 2017, having joined the institution in 2003. Holds a degree in Economics, from the Faculty of Economics of Porto (FEP), a Masters in Finance, from the Catholic University of Portugal (UCP-CRP) and a PhD in Management, by the Universitary Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL). Guest Professor at the Polytechnic Institute of Viana do Castelo and Visiting Professor at the University of Lodz (Poland).
In addition to teaching, he is also responsible for the ISPGAYA International Department, member of the Technical-Scientific Council and the Pedagogical Council of the same institution.
As a researcher has developed work in the area of entrepreneurship and innovation, financial analysis of investment projects, project management and soft skills development in higher education.
José Carlos Morais
Ph.D. in Sociology from Faculdade de Letras of University of Porto since 2010. Director of the Journal of Psicologia, Educação e Cultura. Researcher at CEOS.PP (Center for Organizational and Social Studies of the Polytechnic of Porto). From 2014 to the present, he has held the presidency of the ISPGAYA Technical-Scientific Council. He teaches courses in undergraduate and masters cycles in the area of social sciences and humanities.
Since 2017 he has regularly participated in international collaboration programs-ERASMUS+
José Duarte Santos
Phd in Management and Business Directing Management from the University of Vigo. Specialist in Marketing and Advertising, has a degree in Business Sciences with a specialization in Marketing from Instituto Superior de Línguas e Administração. Master in Marketing from Portucalense University. Professor at ISPGAYA since 1999, and at ISCAP, P.Porto since 2010. Researcher at the Center for Organizational and Social Studies of the Polytechnic of Porto (CEOS.PP). Currently, Director of the Higher School of Business Sciences as Coordinating Professor at ISPGAYA
Lino Tavares Dias
Archaeologist with a degree in History, Phd and Associate Professor in Archeology, in the Faculty of Arts of University of Porto. Main Coordinating Professor and President of ISPGAYA. Researcher at the research centers of the Faculty of Arts (CITCEM) and the Faculty of Architecture (CEAU) of the University of Porto. Has integrated teams with researchers from several international universities, namely Rome III, Valladolid, Brown, Barcelona and Anger – Research object: Construction of the Ancient Landscape (Roman) of the Douro basin.
Visiting Full Professor at the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Porto (CEAPA course) and at the Catholic University Doctoral Course in Cultural Heritage.
Nuno Calçada Loureiro
PHD in Leaders for Technological Industries from the University of Porto in association with the University of Minho and the University of Lisbon under the MIT-Portugal Program
He is currently adjunct professor at ISVOUGA, where he is President of the Technical-Scientific Council, Coordinator of the Degree in Industrial Production Engineering and member of the installing team of the Degree in Sustainable Energy Engineering.
He is Invited Coordinating Professor at Instituto Superior Politécnico Gaya (ISPGAYA).
Member of the Order of the Engineers since 1998, currently Senior member of the specialty of Mechanics. Co-opted member of Colégio de Engenharia Mecânica da Região Norte (2016/19). Member of the International Association of Engineers (IAENG), and a Senior Member of the International Association of Educators and Researchers (IAER).