PhD in Forestry and Natural Resources, Researcher at Forest Research Center and Laboratory Terra in School of Agriculture (ISA), University of Lisbon.
Deputy on IUFRO Unit 3.04.01 - Operations Systems Analysis and Modeling. Principal Investigator of the project MODFIRE - A multiple criteria approach to integrate wildfire behavior in forest management planning, Coordinator of task 2 -Ecosystem services supply, risk assessment and trade-off analysis in then the BIOECOSYS project. Acts also as Co-pI and team member in other national and international projects. Has 15+ fo research in forest and fire management planning methods as well in optimization tecniques (e.g. Linear and Integer programming, Multicriteria Decision Analysis). authores and co-autored about 25 international peer reviewed publications and 6 book chapters.