“Digital Transformation in Times of Crisis” will be the theme of the 1st Conference of the Sociodigital Lab for Public Policy

The 1st SocioDigital Lab 2022 Conference will take place on 28 and 29 November 2022, under the theme Digital Transformation in Times of Crisis, at Iscte-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa. The event has free entrance, through registration on the event website or can be followed online via Youtube. This conference is an initiative organised by the […]

3 Open calls for postdoctoral contracts associated with ERC Starting Grant ‘AfDevLives’

The Centre of International Studies (CEI-Iscte) at Iscte -University Institute of Lisbon (Portugal) announces the opening of 3 postdoctoral contracts in the area of African Studies or related fields. The positions are offered in the context of the ERC Starting Grant “AfDevLives: The Afterlives of Development Interventions in Eastern Africa (Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique)” (Ref. 101041788), […]

Closure of the Project “Research and Teaching of Humanitarian Action in Universities in Portuguese-speaking countries

As the project “Research and Teaching in Humanitarian Action in Universities of Portuguese Speaking Countries” comes to an end at the end of October, we take a look at the activities developed. In October 2021, the International Seminar dedicated to the theme of the project was organized at Iscte-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, which resulted in […]

New publication by CEI-Iscte Researcher Marcelo Moriconi

Researcher Marcelo Moriconi published the chapter “Assessing Public and Sports Policies to Tackle Match-Fixing” in the book Understanding Match-Fixing in Sport: Theory and Practice, together with PhD student César de Cima. You can read more information about the book and how to buy it here.

Colloquium of the Bicentenary of Brazilian Independence: Reflexions and Perspectives

Iscte – Lisbon University Institute will mark the bicentenary of Brazil’s Independence with the conference “Bicentenary of Brazilian Independence: reflections and perspectives”. The event will include several initiatives, which will promote a wide debate on Brazil’s past and present. The colloquium will take place at Iscte on 10 and 11 November 2022.  Among a series […]

Open position for a science manager 

CEI-Iscte informs that a recruitment is open for a position of Science Manager. The announcement and respective application requirements can be consulted in the Iscte recruitment platform: Ref.ª 43/2022 – Técnico Superior_CEI-Iscte (M/F) The application period is open until next October 18, 2022. Contacts: CEI-Iscte Av. das Forças Armadas; 1649-026 Lisboa – Portugal Tel: +351 210 464 […]


As in previous editions, CEI-Iscte will be present at the European Researchers’ Night that will take place on September 30. The ERN will take place between 5p.m and 0a.m and the CEI’s stand will be located in the Botanical Garden. We invite all researchers and other interested parties to be present at ERN2022 and participate […]

CEI researcher, Cátia Miriam Costa, publishes a new article in the International Journal of Health Policy and Management

Researcher Cátia Miriam Costa published a new article in IJHPM entitled “Beyond Organisational Borders: The Soft Power of Innovation in the Health Sector”. Abstract: Health is not just a physiological state, it is also a relational phenomenon. This means health is a collective challenge, often a cross-border one. Diplomacy in the health sector has progressively […]